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A comestible made from flour or meal by moistening, kneading into dough and baking.
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Beck (psychology, Abilene Christian U.) ponders why so many churches ostensibly following a Messiah who broke bread with tax collectors and sinners, retreat into exclusion and the quarantine of gated communities.
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The western Ramallah town is well-known for its weekly demonstrations against the Wall, and so for Saturday's Ramadan meal hundreds of people from the town broke bread on confiscated land.International activists also came, along with representatives of local institutions and civil society, at the invitation of the Popular Campaign against the Wall.Organizer Ibrahim Amira said the action of eating on threatened land "confirms the support for our people," adding that the "breakfast is an expression of solidarity with our people and our farmers whose land has been converted by Israeli bulldozers, and whose livelihoods have been destroyed."He pointed out at least 120 farmers and their families have had their land confiscated, including approximately 6,000 olive trees.