Pam Bailey

Pam Bailey is a freelance journalist and activist who has lived and worked in the Gaza Strip.

Articles by this author

Palestinian children on their way to school run accross a road in front of an advancing Israeli tank in Nablus, Palestine, during clashes between militants and Israeli forces. (Photo: flickr / cc / Rusty Stewart) Views
Tuesday, July 01, 2014
Children’s Lives in the Balance: Is One Worth More Than Another?
With the news that the bodies of three missing Israeli teens had been found in a field not far from the stretch of road where they disappeared June 12, people everywhere reacted rightly with sorrow and anger. Eyal Yifrah, 19, Gilad Shaar, 16, and Naftali Fraenkel, also 16, were students who lived...
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Thursday, October 17, 2013
It’s Time to Put an End to Israel’s ‘Don’t Ask-Don’t Tell’ Nuclear Policy
The negotiations this week in Geneva between Iran and the “P5+1” (the five permanent members of the United Nations Security Council — Britain, China, France, Russia and the United States — plus Germany) offer a promising vehicle for avoiding another destructive war.
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Thursday, September 19, 2013
Egypt Joins Israel as Gaza's Jailer
There was a time when activist groups that focused on helping the Palestinians in Gaza reserved their harshest language and protests for Israel, which long has prohibited both air and sea traffic in and out of Gaza; tightly limited excha
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Wednesday, August 14, 2013
US Encourages Democracy in Yemen, Then Turns Deaf Ear
"Blowback" is a lesson the United States government should have learned in the mountains of Afghanistan, the streets of Iraq and the wild territories of Pakistan: Be careful what you sow, because you will reap it tomorrow.
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Monday, July 22, 2013
Egyptian Turmoil Brings Greater Suffering in Gaza
It unfortunately has become a truism that when Egypt sneezes, Gaza catches a cold.
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