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Occupation 101 (2006)

A thought-provoking and powerful documentary film on the current and historical root causes of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and U.S. political involvement.
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Credited cast:
James Akins
Arik Ascherman ... (as Rabbi Arik Ascherman)
Bishop Barltlett Jr.
Phyllis Bennis
Peter Bouckaert ... (as Peter Boukaert)
Francis Boyle
Sharon Burke
Drew Christiansen ... (as Father Drew Christiansen)
Ramsey Clark
Douglas Dicks
Richard Falk ... Himself
Paul Findley
Thomas Getman
Neta Golan
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'Occupation 101' presents a comprehensive analysis of the facts and hidden truths surrounding the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and dispels many of its long-perceived myths and misconceptions. The film also details life under Israeli military rule, the role of the United States in the conflict, and the major obstacles that stand in the way of a lasting and viable peace. Unlike any other film produced on the conflict, 'Occupation 101' explains the complicated reality with precision storytelling through a series of highly stylized visual edits, and gives audiences a complete context with which to better understand the Israeli-Palestinian debate. The roots of the conflict are explained with thought-provoking commentaries from leading Middle East scholars, peace activists, journalists, religious leaders and humanitarian workers whose voices have too often been suppressed in American media outlets. Written by 101

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narratress: This is an American issue, because this is an issue of American foreign policy.
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injustice
3 February 2011 | by See all my reviews

Answer for the previous review:"3 years later we have no peace, the Palestinians are mostly "occupied" by themselves and by the Hamas which still controls Gaza strip, more than 5000 Mortar bombs and 300 "Kasam" missiles has been fallen into Israel, many people has been died and many more been injured".

It is result of occupation.

Children, of those killed parents are growing. What you was expecting??? I cried when I watched this movie.

Not only because of injustice.

Because of indifference of the world.


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