Palestine: Where Sprit Meets Bone

I landed in Palestine on November 13th, and spent a month travelling the country meeting with NGOs, activist groups, and Palestinians whose homes were either invaded, demolished or under demolition order. As I returned stateside a friend and mentor asked what it was like, and it’s these impressions I share with you. Palestine is etched …

There and Back Again

It has been nearly two months since I've returned from my travels and as I was thinking about how to write this long overdue post, a childhood memory replayed itself in my mind. When I was a kid, quite often my mother would unceremoniously load me into her beat up, tan Datsun without telling me …