Author Archives: Adam Akkad

About Adam Akkad

Adam Akkad is a Palestinian-American student at the George Washington University and an aspirign physician. He is a member of Students For Justice in Palestine at GWU. He blogs at and you can follow him on Twitter @Abou_Charlie.

SJP members accosted, barred from attending Israeli solider event at George Washington University

On February 29th, 2012 Israeli Reservist Sergeant Benjamin Anthony brought his speaking tour ‘Our Soldiers Speak’ to my university, The George Washington University. I, and about a dozen others, were denied entry after two of us were heard speaking Arabic.

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