The Arabic Hour

AH 10 03 2020

Publish Date: Oct 03, 2020

Ajamu Amiri Dillahunt, Activist and a Ph.D. Student at Michigan State University. In November 2018, he traveled on an Eyewitness Palestine delegation to the West Bank. His Visits included elected Palestinian leaders, Aida and Dheisheh Refugee camps, Canaan Fair Trade, and the olive harvest in Nablus. He also met the founder of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions campaign, Omar Barghouti. He is continuing to work for Palestinian rights since his return. Nidal Al-Azraq is a Palestinian refugee who was born and raised in Aida Refugee Camp in Bethlehem, the West Bank, Palestine. He is currently working as the executive director of 1for3.org, a US based organization that focuses on water, food, health, and environmental work in Palestinian refugee camps in the West Bank. He has been involved for over 15 years in working with young Palestinian refugees in refugee camps in the West Bank though human rights, empowerment, and political education projects.