Monthly Archives: January 2018
Background image courtesy of AFP Photo, modified by me. Click image to enlarge. Thousands of Turkish troops have invaded northern Syria to eradicate so-called Kurdish ‘terrorists’. The mission is officially (and ironically) named Operation Olive Branch.
Recently, the struggle for Palestinian human rights gained international attention surrounding a new icon of resistance — 16 year old Ahed Tamimi. While in the West Bank in late 2016, Abby Martin interviewed Ahed Tamimi about her hardships and aspirations … Continue reading
Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard of Hawaii was interviewed on ABC News “This Week” following the human error that led to a false alarm missile message. During one defining moment of the interview, long time Clinton staffer, George Stephanopoulos, asked Gabbard: “Was … Continue reading
Illustration by Katie Miranda A little over four years ago, I drove to the West Bank village of Nabi Saleh to spend a day with a 12-year-old girl. Her name was Ahed Tamimi, and I was interviewing her for a … Continue reading