Blocking funds to treat the wounded is a crime against humanity

Having accepted $510 in the last 35 hours, for medical funds in Gaza, FundRazr has turned the whole thing off, no explanation given: “Sorry, we’re not currently accepting contributions.”

So FundRazr, like PayPal and GoFundMe, is evidently subject to US and/or Israeli pressure, so that we’re not allowed to help the wounded Palestinians. 
 
So much for the brave new world of crowdfunding—and for common decency.
 

This would seem to be a war crime:

 

(b) Deliberately inflicting on the group conditions of life calculated to bring about its physical destruction in whole or in part

“By including this act, the Genocide Convention expanded the definition of murder and extermination as international crimes. In the Eichmann case it was held that “deliberately inflicting on the group conditions of life calculated to bring about its physical destruction in whole or in part” included acts committed with the intention to kill, even if the victims stayed alive [102 ] . The ICTR concluded that the crime “should be construed as the methods of destruction by which the perpetrator does not immediately kill the members of the group, but which, ultimately, seek their physical destruction.” It gives the example of subjecting a group of people to a subsistence diet and the reduction of essential medical services below minimum requirements. [103 ]

“As long as the intent requirement is fulfilled, the impeding of relief could fall within the definition of this act. In an authoritative commentary on the Genocide Convention, the following examples are given for “conditions of life”: placing a group on a subsistence diet, reducing medical services below a certain minimum level, and withholding sufficient living accommodation. [104 ]”

 
MCM

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