Rana Shubair talks about life under the Israeli occupation and how parents have to stay strong as they watch their children face the hardships of the occupation.
Rana Shubair is a survivor of latest aggression of 2021 in the Gaza Strip. She is an activist, mother of three, and author of two books. Her first book ‘In Gaza I Dare to Dream’ recounts details of her own life under the Israeli Occupation and the Gaza Siege.
In this blog post, PhD researcher, Jaffer Latief Najar, talks to Rana Shubair about her lived experiences of the conflict and life in Gaza.
* The image shows a woman holding a Palestinian flag during a protest demanding the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border fence in Gaza October 19, 2018.