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Feature Article by Stephen Lendman
Nakba Day Tuesday
by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman)
May 15 is the 70th Nakba Day, reflecting endless Palestinian suffering since 1948 – under a ruthless occupier since 1967.
A displaced Palestinian earlier shared his heart-rendering memories, saying:
"I cannot forget three horror-filled days in July of 1948. The pain sears my memory, and I cannot rid myself of it no matter how hard I try."
"First, Israeli soldiers forced thousands of Palestinians from their homes near the Mediterranean coast, even though some families had lived in the same houses for centuries."
"My family had been in the town of Lydda in Palestine at least 1,600 years. Then, without water, we stumbled into the hills and continued for three deadly days."
"The Jewish soldiers followed, occasionally shooting over our heads to scare us and keep us moving. Terror filled my elev
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