Samah Jabr MD is a psychiatrist and writer living in East Jerusalem.
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Thursday, May 17, 2018
Palestine: Our History Haunts Our Future
A French colleague once asked me, “Why are the Palestinians stuck in the Nakba? They commemorate villages no longer present on any map and bequeath to their children the keys to homes that have been long abandoned. Why don’t they leave it all behind, and look to the future?” The answer is that the...