Every little West Bank girl crossing a checkpoint to get to school is a Rosa Parks. Every prisoner on hunger strike is a Mandela, and every Gazan, surviving despite the dehumanizing conditions, is a Palestinian Gandhi
Zaha Hassan is a human rights lawyer and Middle East Fellow at New America based in Washington, DC. Formerly, she was the coordinator and senior legal advisor to the Palestinian negotiating team.
As Trump’s visit looms, Netanyahu is sucked into a battle of symbols and gesturing over Jerusalem, but Palestinians want substantive action