Joseph Dana

Joseph Dana, a journalist based in the West Bank and a contributing editor for the online independent commentary magazine +972, will be reporting from the US boat Audacity of Hope for The Nation. Follow him on Twitter http://twitter.com/#!/ibnezra

Articles by this author

Views
Friday, July 1, 2011 - 4:26pm
The Battle Over the Gaza Flotilla
ATHENS - On Thursday, the passengers of the Audacity of Hope, the US boat in the “Freedom Flotilla 2” to Gaza—a convoy of ten boats, two cargo ships and some 300 civilians—emerged from their hotel on the edge of an Athens turned upside down. The air was heavy from the stench of garbage and tear gas, after two days of a general strike and fighting between police and demonstrators protesting the latest austerity measures.
Read more
Views
Friday, June 24, 2011 - 1:10pm
With the Gaza Aid Flotilla: Israeli Assault on the Flotilla is Well Underway
UPDATED
Read more
Views
Tuesday, January 4, 2011 - 1:16pm
From Bilin to Tel Aviv, Outrage at Killing of Jawaher Abu Rahmah
"I am in shock, we are in shock," Hamde Abu Rahmah told me as we stood outside the small cemetery in Bilin where 36-year-old Jawaher Abu Rahmah was buried on Saturday. One day earlier, on 31 December, Jawaher was killed after inhaling US-made tear-gas fired by Israeli soldiers at demonstrators in the occupied West Bank village. Jawaher's brother Bassem was killed by Israeli occupation forces in a similar manner in 2009.
Read more