Scoop Link: Israeli Settlers Beat Two Americans
If Americans Knew is pleased to report that an article about the Israeli settler beating of two Americans has been printed in San Francisco Bay View, one of the nation's most renowned Black newspapers.
The article, written by our Executive Director Alison Weir, details the attack on the two nonviolent witnesses by Israeli settlers wielding a baseball bat and chains, the fanaticism of the settler movement, the basics of the history of the conflict, the role of the American media in perpetuating confusion about the conflict, and the need for Americans to play an active role in bringing peace.
The article is featured on the front page of this weekly newspaper, with a banner headline and is accompanied by colorful photographs. The newspaper's website receives over half a million hits per month.
The article can be found online at http://www.sfbayview.com/100604/heroism100604.shtml