Stories about Middle East & North Africa

A trip of grief from Gaza to Cairo

The Bridge  28 May 2024

Dana Bsaiso reflects on the profound grief of displacement from her Gaza home, while grappling with the longing for home amidst the destruction and barriers of the Israeli occupation.

The denial of Palestinian childhood

  24 April 2024

This analysis explores how systemic dehumanization of Palestinian children by Israeli forces mirrors racial injustices against Black children in the US, highlighting the role of Western media biases in normalizing such injustices.

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