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IMEU: Rafah: a return to the status quo?

  Laila El-Haddad, GazaMom.com, May 31, 2011 The big story of the week has been the much-acclaimed re-opening of the torturous Rafah Crossing. It had been operating intermittently, if at all, and for limited categories of people for more than 4 years now. For what seemed like eternity, the Mubarak regime, colluding with the United […]

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Laila El-Haddad, “Gaza Mom: Palestine, Politics, Parenting, and Everything In Between”

Published 14 Mar 2011, 9:44 am Listen to the entire program In the fall of 2004 Laila El-Haddad, living in Boston, was sent to Palestine on a reporting assignment. Her son Yousef, then only 9 months old, was still nursing and would make the trip with her. Haddad’s husband would remain in the United States. […]

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