To great consternation of much of the euro zone leadership, the Greek people voted to reject the austerity package offered. The vote shows strong support for the governing party, but is far from clear where it will lead.
Reducing Palestinians to heroes capable of resisting Israel's military and failing to see their home as a community seeking connections with the outside world, we contribute to Gaza's dehumanization.
Jon Letman is a freelance journalist on Kauai. He writes about politics, people and the environment in the Asia-Pacific region. Follow him on Twitter @jonletman.