Author Archives: Mariam Al-Barghouti and Deema Al-Saafin

About Mariam Al-Barghouti and Deema Al-Saafin

Mariam Al-Barghouti is a Palestinian-American graduated from high school May 2011, currently taking a gap year in attempt to bring more awareness to the Palestinian cause. Deema Al-Saafin is from both Gaza and West Bank. She graduated from high school May 2011. She is continuing her studies at Birzeit University, where she is majoring in public administration.

The last koffiyeh factory in Palestine

The Herbawi Textile Factory, located in Hebron is the only producer of the original koffiyeh in all of Palestine.

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The Freedom Riders of Bus 148

The story of how six Palestinian activists challenged the entire Israeli occupation with a simple bus ride.

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