Looking in the Mirror: How the U.S. Funds Ethnic Cleansing in Palestine

In 2013, while visiting Nabi Salih, in the occupied West Bank, we met with a Palestinian family trying to protect their access to the stream that meandered through their village. To family and friends, I wrote the following: In this village, settlers on the nearby hill decided to take over a stream essential to theContinue reading “Looking in the Mirror: How the U.S. Funds Ethnic Cleansing in Palestine”

Kalandia Refugee Camp: The Space Between

In 2013, I traveled to Israel, East Jerusalem, and the West Bank with Librarians and Archivists with Palestine. While there, I wrote regular essays to family and friends about what I was bearing witness to and experiencing. Below are segments of two essays about Kalandia (Qalandia) Refugee Camp, which sits across or between Jerusalem andContinue reading “Kalandia Refugee Camp: The Space Between”