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The Disappearing Frontiers of US Homeland Security: Mapping the Transit of Security across the US and Israel
In the wake of the 1995 Israeli bombing of the UN refugee camp at Qana in Lebanon, a videotape of the massacre was distributed across global media. The African American poet June Jordan, who had participated in US-based Palestine solidarity movements and would visit Lebanon in 1996, thought that the video would be a turning point in global opinion of Israel. Writing in the Progressive magazine, Jordan linked the Qana bombing to military and police violence she had witnessed ...Keep Reading »
Alex Lubin is the author of the forthcoming book, Geographies of Liberation: The Making of an Afro-Arab Political Imaginary (University of North Carolina Press). He is an associate professor and the director of the Center for American Studies and Research at the American University of Beirut.