Monthly Archives: September 2017

September 26

Wall in the Family

My essay “Wall in the Family” about how fortified borders impact the lives of Palestinian families and their concept of home appears on OpenCanada. Go here.   Advertisements

September 06

Palestinian Reading List #6: “Red Brocade”

In the shadow of growing Islamophobia, a worldwide refugee crisis and Trump’s cruel immigration policies, Naomi Shihab Nye’s poem of welcome feels, well, welcome.   Red Brocade The Arabs used to say, When a stranger appears at your door, feed him for three days before asking who he is, where he’s come from, where he’s […]