There are many organizations, of course, that do outstanding work for peace in the Middle East.  But, some of the best commentary on the issues and events comes from bloggers.  Three of my favorites are Lawrence of Cyberia (Diane Mason), Mondoweiss (Philip Weiss) and Dahr Jamail.

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Baghdad Burning by Riverbend [no longer active]
http://riverbendblog.blogspot.com/

Anna Baltzer http://annainpalestine.blogspot.com/

Bethlehem Bloggers http://www.bethlehemghetto.blogspot.com/

Max Blumenthal http://maxblumenthal.com/

Juan Cole
Informed Comment
http://www.juancole.com/

Juan Cole is a Professor of History at the University of Michigan.  He is fluent in Urdu, Arabic and Farsi and is an excellent source of information on the Middle East.

Dahr Jamail’s Middle East Dispatches
http://dahrjamailiraq.com/weblog/

Gaza Mom:  The Writings of a Mother from Gaza
http://www.gazamom.com/

Jefferson Corner
Sami Jamil Jadallah, On My Mind
http://www.jeffersoncorner.com/

Jewish Peace News http://jewishpeacenews.blogspot.com/

Journey to Gaza http://journeytogaza.blogspot.com/

Lawrence of Cyberia http://lawrenceofcyberia.blogs.com/news/

Lebanese Chess http://lebanesechess.blogspot.com/

Mondoweiss http://www.philipweiss.org/mondoweiss/

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Confrontation.  Jabaliya Camp, Gaza, Palestine

Palestine Center Blog http://www.palestinecenterblog.org/

Peace for Gaza
Ayman Quader
“To bring the Palestinian suffering to the whole world”
http://peaceforgaza.blogspot.com/

Redress http://redressnewsblog.blogspot.com/

Nir Rosen http://www.nirrosen.com/blog/

Sabbah’s Blog http://sabbah.biz/mt/

Kawthar Salam http://www.kawther.info/wpr/

Salam Pax [Iraq]   http://salampax.wordpress.com/ May no longer be posting.

Syria Comment http://www.joshualandis.com/blog/

Gila Svirsky: A Personal Website [Jerusalem, Israel]
http://www.gilasvirsky.com/

Tikun Olam – Make the World a Better Place
“Essays on politics, culture and ideas about Arab-Israeli peace and world music”  by Richard Silverstein
http://www.richardsilverstein.com/tikun_olam/

Hesham Tillawi http://heshamtillawi.wordpress.com/

Under the Holly Tree
“…it is said that disputes are often settled ‘under the holly tree.’”
http://thehollytree.blogspot.com/

Uprooted Palestinians’ Blog http://uprootedpalestinians.wordpress.com/
http://uprootedpalestinians.blogspot.com/

The Villages Group:  Cooperation in Israel-Palestine
“Perhaps we cannot bring about a general peace, but we can perform deeds of     peace”
http://villagesgroup.wordpress.com/

Voice from Gaza http://peaceforgaza.blogspot.com/

A Voice from Palestine http://avoicefrompalestine.wordpress.com/

Wake Up from Your Slumber http://wakeupfromyourslumber.com/

We Will Return
[in Arabic and English]
http://wewillreturn.blogspot.com/

Whose War
“The latest word about the neoconservatives and their influence on American  foreign policy in the Middle East”
http://whosewar.blogspot.com/

Window Into Palestine
“New perspectives on the Palestinian people & what‘s happening in Palestine”
http://windowintopalestine.blogspot.com/

Winds of Change in the Middle East? http://marsden.blogspot.com/

The Women of Iraq http://womeniraqi.blogspot.com/

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