Dilemma of Palestinian settlement builders
BBC news
25-Aug-2009 (one comment)

"I feel like a slave," says 21-year-old Palestinian Musanna Khalil Mohammed Rabbaye.

"But I have no alternative," he says, as he waits among a group of sun-beaten men in dusty work boots outside the Jewish settlement of Maale Adumim.

The phrase comes up again and again as the labourers try to explain why they spend their days hammering and shovelling to help build the Jewish settlements eating into the land they want for a future state of Palestine.


They steal their land and their dignity

by Bavafa on

It is shameful for the world as a whole to allow this to continue. It seems we as the human race did not learn any thing from the Nazi mistreatment of the Jews.