Demolitions are often carried out without any advance notice, often at night, and the effect can be absolutely terrifying. This emerges clearly from this issue of 'On the Record,' which profiles a family from Gaza that was asleep when their house was torn down. Months later the entire
family is still deeply traumatized.
"Place decoy jugs of saltwater and urine in the desert. And make them look just like the jugs of water that others are leaving to assist foreign lawbreakers in our national invasion." - Ronald J. Brown, a participant on the rabidly anti-Mexican bulletin board at
En Vieques-Puerto Rico se violan abiertamente los derechos humanos de todo un pueblo. Derecho al bienestar, a la salud, desarrollo y desfrute de la vida. Y con ellos el derecho moral a la libertad, la justicia y la paz.