APAN Christmas message

2015 has not been a good year for planet earth and its people. In the midst of so much pain and anguish it is easy to lose sight of particular people, especially those whose pain is ongoing. Such is the lot of the people of Palestine. The world has become almost impervious to the plight of people whose story of displacement and alienation from their home and land has remained the same since 1948. And yet it is not the same, new generations are born, hopes of a just outcome are dashed and the daily lives and rights of 5million+ people remain less than those of us in the West would countenance for ourselves. Continue reading