This is the Palestinian podcast that goes beyond the headlines. Meet everyday Palestinians from around the world, and join them on their exploration of what being Palestinian means to them. Amidst the headlines and global politics, it can be easy to forget the nuance that exists behind the Palestinian identity. This podcast is your reminder.
Aseel Tayah: Jerusalem Girl
Aseel grew up in one of the oldest and holiest cities in the world; Jerusalem. To Aseel, this means leading a life of bravery, creativity and authenticity. In this episode, Aseel speaks to the power of art as a way of bringing people together, and...
Iman Jodeh: Making History
The US election was the show-stopper of 2020. Everyone was watching, and for good reason; it was a time of transformation. Iman Jodeh, a second-generation Palestinian immigrant, played a part in this historic transformation by being elected for the...
Waseem Jehad: Life in an open-air prison
When we think of a refugee, we think of someone far far away from home. Waseem is a refuge, who lives a mere 43 kilometres from home and is not allowed to go due to apartheid. He lives in a refugee camp in Gaza, one of the most conflicted zones and one...
Assala Sayara: An ingrained love
People say that your first love is like no other. But what if your first love is with a land; with Palestine?In this episode you hear Assala's story filled with passion and love for her hometown Kharas. She's a poet, activist, public speaker and social...
Faisal Saleh: Why Art?
Palestinian stories and culture are scattered around the globe in fragments that Palestinians try to hold onto. Ever since 1948 when Palestinians became dispossessed of their land, it is the art that remains, carried through diaspora. This is what the...
Amer Zahr: Laughs that Liberate
Amer Zahr has been making people laugh for as long as he can remember. Being born to two activist parents and growing up Palestinian in the US, it wasn't long until Amer started using his comedy as a tool for political change. His main goal has always...
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I loved all 5 episodes. It is eye-opening about the Palestinian movement.
Can’t wait to hear more
So needed. Excited for the episodes to come!
I really loved the first episode and the way I was able to be transported right to the heart of the story.
Thank you Amal and Mahmoud.
Loved this first episode of Palitalks, can’t wait to hear more!