Fadi Abu Shammalah
Fadi Abu Shammalah, from Gaza, has contributed writing and reporting to the New York Times, Al Jazeera America, the Nation, and Yes! Magazine. He is the co-producer of Just Vision’s film, Naila and the Uprising. He is the executive director of General Union of Cultural Centers and has worked as an interpreter, fixer, and producer for many international institutions and news agencies. Twitter: @FadiAbuShammala
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Tuesday, June 12, 2018
The Great Return March and the Women of Gaza
“I am here because I heard my town call me, and ask me to maintain my honor.” Fifty-seven-year-old Um Khalid Abu Mosa spoke in a strong, gravelly voice as she sat on the desert sand, a white tent protecting her from the blazing sun. “The land,” she says with determination, “is honor and dignity.”...