Rachel Corrie

John Lennon, Former Beatle's Life In Pictures

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 15.10.2012 | UK

John Lennon Birthday, Former Beatle Would Have Been 72 Years Old Today (PICTURES) SEE ALSO: PICTURES: Beatles Celebrate 50 Years Since Release Of F...

They Say It's Your Birthday! Lennon Would Have Been 72 Today

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 08.12.2012 | UK Entertainment

Had he lived, John Lennon would have celebrated his 72nd birthday today. The former Beatle who penned the peace-loving classic Imagine, was shot d...

Verdict on Rachel Corrie Case Could Set a Frightening Precedent for Israel's Military

Gary Spedding | Posted 29.10.2012 | UK Politics
Gary Spedding

Reflecting upon the verdict given at a Haifa district court on Tuesday morning, essentially blaming the victim for her own death, the intransigency of Israel's politicised justice system was immediately exposed when the judge legitimised a legal avenue for Israel to exploit now and in any similar future case.

Rachel Corrie: Another Case of Military Protection by the State?

Zak Golombeck | Posted 28.10.2012 | UK Politics
Zak Golombeck

It is difficult to accept that Rachel, in standing guard in front of the bulldozer's path, unarmed, posed any threat to the IDF personnel and could be found to have been taking a "direct part in combat", such that would qualify her as a combatant under international law.

Fearless Heroine Or 'Exploited And Naive'?

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 28.08.2012 | UK

An Israeli court which ruled the state is not to blame for the death of Rachel Corrie has reignited the debate over human rights in Israel, and whethe...

Israeli Judge: State Not Responsible for Rachel Corrie's Death

Gary Spedding | Posted 27.10.2012 | UK Politics
Gary Spedding

This devastating verdict raises new questions over whether this ruling will allow the IDF to misuse their ability to simply declare everywhere a closed military zone in order to be absolved from prosecution for harming civilian life.

Israel 'Not Responsible' For Death Of Activist Rachel Corrie, Court Rules

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.08.2012 | UK

The parents of pro-Palestinian activist Rachel Corrie's have lost their claim against the state of Israel over the death of their daughter, who was cr...