Author Archives: Nora Lester Murad

About Nora Lester Murad

Writer of fiction and commentary about Palestine. Blogs at The View from My Window in Palestine at www.noralestermurad.com.

One family’s story illustrates the cumulative impact of Israeli interference in Palestinians’ lives

Israeli occupation policies affect all aspects of Palestinians’ lives, including where they can study and how they get food. However, while teargas and shooting have become cliché in reporting about occupation, the cumulative impact of Israeli interference in Palestinians’ lives is rarely reported.

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In Jerusalem, even the dentist lets you know who’s in charge

A dentist’s office in Jerusalem provides services in Russian and Hebrew, but not Arabic. And so a mother of Palestinian children feels powerless

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