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Gaza gears up for Israeli Apartheid Week

Rana Baker and Joe Catron The Electronic Intifada Gaza Strip 1 March 2012 Israeli Apartheid Week in Gaza aims to strengthen Palestinian activism. (Ashraf Amra / APA images) For the third consecutive year, students in Gaza are holding a series of events to mark Israeli Apartheid Week. Gaza’s contribution to this international on-campus initiative is […]

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Weddings without a groom; only in Gaza ~ by @RanaGaza

Rana Baker | The Electronic Intifada | Gaza City | 15 September 2011 A heart-stopping city full of absurdity.(Sami Kishawi) My disinterest in Zara fashion, Grey’s Anatomy, or even the mouth-watering Brad Pitt (whom I googled to learn how to correctly spell his name), draw me to the most embarrassing words when the only topic of discussion […]

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My Jerusalem Diaries : A Permit for Home – by Rana Baker

Published June 12th, 2011 | By Rana Baker | Al Bawaba Born in Jerusalem, with home in Jerusalem, but barred from Jerusalem. This is a common scenario from many that have recently had their ID cards confiscated. What a pity being asked if you have ever been to your capital city and all that you […]

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ei: Resilience in the green fields of Gaza

Rana Baker writing from the occupied Gaza Strip, Live from Palestine, 11 April 2011 Khuzaa village in the occupied Gaza Strip. (Rana Baker) I was surfing the web late at night a couple months ago when a number of Apache helicopters began to hover heavily in the sky. The sound of an explosion was soon […]

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