Tag: Israel

Marking a day that shouldn’t need to exist

The Day of the Imprisoned Writer shouldn’t need to exist because writers should be free to express themselves free from the threats of censorship, imprisonment or violence. Nik Williams marks the day with a call to action to protect writers across the globe.

November 15, 2018

At the Bethlehem Wall

  BAFFLED IN BETHLEHEM May 2010 They took my photograph beside That controversial wall.  Beneath the brutal sun we both Stood strong and straight and tall. A cross in white aslant on blue Marks the symbolic spot:  I posed beside a Saltire Sprayed by a left-wing Scot..  I hadn’t brought an aerosol And couldn’t even […]

December 29, 2011