Nora Barrows-Friedman

Nora Barrows-Friedman is a freelance journalist currently based in the West Bank, formely she was a senior producer for one of Pacifica Radio's flagship shows, Flashpoints.

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President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump visit a memorial outside Pittsburgh's Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh on October 30, 2018 (AP Photo/Matt Rourke) Views
Wednesday, October 31, 2018
Why Israel Does Not Mind Trump's Anti-Semitic Supporters
The massacre of Jewish worshippers on Saturday by an avowed anti-Semite in Pittsburgh reveals a clear, straight line between Trump's sustained dog-whistles - against Jews, black people, Muslims, immigrants and members of the LGBTQ community - to the violence carried out by right-wing white...
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Tuesday, November 20, 2012
When Israel Says It Doesn’t Target Journalists, It Is Lying
On Sunday, the Israeli army attacked a building in Gaza City where local and international radio and television outlets are housed.
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Tuesday, September 27, 2011
The Irvine 11: Giving Voice to the Voiceless
On Friday, Shaheen Nassar addressed a crowd of reporters and community members outside the Orange County Superior Courthouse in Santa Ana, California, less than 30 minutes after the presiding judge in the Irvine 11 trial sentenced Nassar and his co-defendants to community service and informal probation.
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Tuesday, September 13, 2011
Gaza Children’s Images of War Censored Under Pressure from US Israel Lobby
Pro-Israel organizations pressured an Oakland children’s museum to cancel an upcoming exhibition of drawings made by Palestinian children in the Gaza Strip.
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Wednesday, September 29, 2010
Occupied Palestine Not 'Settling' for Nothing
The one-lane road to Wadi Rahaal weaves its way through impossibly deep, rocky valleys, whose perimeters are speckled by Israeli settlements and settler outposts cascading from the hilltops. “It wasn’t always like this,” Shadi Fuwaghara, an energetic 23 year-old resident of Wadi Rahaal told me as we stepped outside in the searing afternoon heat.
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