Meet the Palestinian American who is using comedy to unite America

Meet the Palestinian American who is using comedy to unite America     Originally published in Palestine in America’s third print issue. Subscribe for free here. The old adage that laughter is the best medicine has been well-proven throughout time–there have even been scientific studies to back up the claim. Comedy is not only a…

Palestinian rapper, singer team up on cover of Adele’s ‘Hello’

Kareem Ibrahim and Waheeb Nasan are Palestinian-American artists who teamed up on a cover of Adele’s hit single “Hello.” Their version of the song and the video they released has been viewed more than 90,000 times because of the powerful lyrics and great vocals from the duo. Nasan and Ibrahim are both natives from Chicago who…

Al Mirsa Collective uses Tatreez to celebrate Palestinian culture

Cross-stitching is a form of art that has been practiced in many cultures for hundreds of years. It is a language of expression and in many ways it serves as a tool to preserve and pass on traditions from generation to generation. In Palestine and all across the diaspora, cross-stitching is known as tatreez. Women…