Guest post: Mohammad J. Herzallah* I never had the chance to vote, ever, like in any elections, but today I am casting an abstract vote, if you will (as a Palestinian in the Westbank, I […]
Politics, Poetry, Prose, Prattle & Praxis
What’s Wrong with the Discourse About Throwing Rocks?
[This piece was originally published on the Daily Beast’s Open Zion Blog] The first time I saw a house being demolished in the West Bank village of Al-Khalayleh, I wanted to pick up a stone […]
An Israeli’s Spoken Word Poem for El Hakawati Theatre
This week, one of the news reports that struck me the hardest was not of violence or arrests: it was of Israel deciding to close down a Palestinian children’s theatre festival set to take place this coming […]