Viva Palestina!

by Patrick O'Brien

Palestine ― welcome to the Community of Nations

  “Welcome to the Community of Nations . . .”

Congratulations to my brothers and sisters in Palestine following your historic victory at the United Nations this week — the world has said “enough” to your cruel and brutal occupation. Here’s the vote:

Against: (9)
United States, Israel, Canada, Czech Republic, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Nauru, Palau and Panama.

Abstained: (41)
Albania, Andorra, Australia, Bahamas, Barbados, Bosnia/Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Cameroon, Colombia, Croatia, Dem. Rep. of Congo, Estonia, Fiji, Germany, Guatemala, Haiti, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malawi, Monaco, Mongolia, Montenegro, Netherlands, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Poland, Korea, Moldova, Romania, Rwanda, Samoa, San Marino, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Macedonia, Togo, Tonga, UK, Vanuatu

For . . . THE REST OF THE WORLD (138)

And here’s a selection of commentaries and analysis on my Wall at Google-Plus:

Palestine at the United Nation