Elizabeth Scripturient (the delinquent, ecumenical (hermionesviolin) wrote,
Elizabeth Scripturient (the delinquent, ecumenical
hermionesviolin

"May we live to see peace in our lifetime."

NYT outside my door this morning, headline "Israeli Tanks and Troops Launch Attack on Gaza." It was only then that I connected the protests I've been seeing here with my awareness of what's been going on internationally. Yeah, I'm slow sometimes. It just seemed so natural for people to be protesting Israeli's part in the Israel-Palestine conflict that it didn't occur to me until just now that, oh, yes, there's a particular impetus in this moment.
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