Warsaw-Rafah: Scurrying Cockroaches

February 11, 2024

In Gaza

The serial ethnic cleansings of the people of Gaza, to culminate with the expulsion of 1.4 million people trapped in Rafah (half of them children) to either al-Musawi, a forlorn desert area the size of Los Angeles Airport, or into the Egyptian Sinai, reminded me of something my late Mother once said about her experience during the Nazi holocaust: “It was not a war; it was an extermination.  We were like cockroaches, scurrying this way or that whenever the light shone on us.”

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