The Huffington Post has just posted my short response to today’s horrific news.
Children’s bodies are being covered with cardboard boxes in Gaza — the hospitals have run out of sheets — as Washington and London urge Israel to use restraint and avoid civilian casualties.
Palestinians on the West Bank are organizing in protest, but this was Israel’s plan all along. Less than two weeks ago some 50 Israeli policemen injured each-other in “gloves-off” training that a spokesman described as “a huge police training exercise to prepare for riot control and to deal with different scenarios.”
Read the rest here.