For the US, Rules Don’t Exist

The world is reeling in horror at the latest Israeli bombardment of Gaza. Much of the world is also shocked by the role of the United States in the crisis, as it keeps providing Israel with weapons to kill Palestinians, including women and children, in violation of US and international law. The US...

Solutions to the Humanitarian Crisis in Gaza Can Only Succeed if Occupation Ends

November 22, 2018

In the present situation, any solution deemed sustainable in science cannot be truly sustainable in the Gaza Strip, or even in Palestine. This past spring, I was sitting in one of the environmental policy and public health classes of my graduate studies program, and the topic of discussion was...

Meet the Female Drift Racers of Palestine

November 03, 2015

An all-female racing team is changing the cultural picture for women in Palestine. In a conservative society that still expects little more of women than getting married and having kids, speed racing is not an obvious hobby to take on. The Speed Sisters, Palestine’s first and only female...