I Am Palestinian

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    "we Will Not Go Down In Gaza Tonight" - Michael Heart

    A blinding flash of white light Lit up the sky over Gaza tonight People running for cover Not knowing whether they’re dead or alive They came with their tanks and their planes With ravaging fiery flames And nothing remains Just a voice rising up in the smoky haze...
    AnotherSomebody AnotherSomebody
    18-21, F
    Nov 20, 2012

    “The victorious Gaza”!

    !Is a something I have been reading around recently!A lie that is made up by Hamas and is spread by dumb Palestinians, dumb Palestinians like my sister, brother and friends, normal individuals who seem to be dreamy, over optimistic, and perhaps also disconnected from the world.I...
    MissGaga MissGaga
    26-30, F
    Aug 20, 2014

    Mixed

    My dad is from gaza and my mom is American, I love where I'm from, and I wish palestine will be free and I can go there some day c:
    Chimp0munk Chimp0munk
    22-25, F
    Apr 24, 2013

    MissGaga MissGaga
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Mar 28, 2014

    Palestine Always In The Mind

    salam, i am tunisian and i love palestine so much since i was a child i remember that i was talking much about palestine issues and cursing in same time those jewish zionists israelians .i always beg god that i live and a day i see that palastine be free ya rab :)
    ghanmi87 ghanmi87
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Nov 18, 2011

    i am PALESTINIAN and proud of it :) -

    but i was born and raised in Germany. (Free Palestine - i know Palestine will be free one day!)
    PalestineGurl PalestineGurl
    18-21, F
    13 Responses Dec 31, 2015

    Not Born As, Just Supporter....

    Suffering, privation, despoilment, slaughter, humiliation, contempt, revenge, rights violation, despair, tears.............. faith, compassion.... ...................Vindicta Caelum Metuendum ! ............. Sic Transit Gloria Mundi !
    juliegirlie juliegirlie
    41-45, M
    4 Responses Mar 27, 2012
    peza peza
    51-55, M
    4 Responses Mar 18, 2012

    I am a Palestinian, although my Egyptian side

    dominates me in terms of looks and accent, yet I never lost my Palestinian side, I count myself as one ( I am both, an Egyptian and a Palestinian), although I do not compare to the real Palestinians living in Palestine (No, I am not going to refer to Palestine as Gaza, Palestine...
    MissGaga MissGaga
    26-30, F
    1 Response Dec 13, 2014

    MissGaga MissGaga
    26-30, F
    Mar 14, 2014

    Gaza being bombed.. paying a price

    that doesn't seem to end.
    MissGaga MissGaga
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Mar 13, 2014

    ....and I am a Palestinian Arab,

    I was born outside Palestine because my grand parents were displaced from their home in ِAl Ramlah (central of Israel today), Palestine is my homeland but I am NOT allowed to return there, it is because I hold a document that says: A Palestinian refugee.and I will always remain...
    MissGaga MissGaga
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Mar 8, 2014

    "I look at the victims and see the

    same face in the mirror"...They could've been me, and I could've been them.
    MissGaga MissGaga
    26-30, F
    Jul 23, 2014
    MissGaga MissGaga
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jul 19, 2014

    Bethlehem, Palestine,

    while it is full of lights celebrating the Christmas - 25 December, 2013.Let's just hope Israel will not start causing disturbance by killing someone somewhere as it always does on purpose during holidays such as Eid and Christmas in order to ruin them for the people.
    MissGaga MissGaga
    26-30, F
    1 Response Dec 24, 2013

    Outrage in Egypt parliament

    after MP hosts Israeli envoyPublished — Sunday 28 February 2016CAIRO: Egyptian lawmakers expressed outrage on Sunday at their colleague Tawfiq Okasha for hosting the Israeli ambassador to dinner, and one hit him with a shoe — an insult in the Arab world.Lawmaker...
    MissGaga MissGaga
    26-30, F
    1 Response Feb 28

    Palestine Is Amazing...

    When I feel sad or low, and I don't think I can make it through. Or, if something is too hard, and I'm going to quit. I think about all the people in Palestine who never quit, kept going, and are so strong and brave. They give me hope to get me through the situation. My hope...
    AnotherSomebody AnotherSomebody
    18-21, F
    6 Responses Aug 11, 2012
    peza peza
    51-55, M
    1 Response Jan 2, 2012

    وطني أنا، وأنا وطني.

    حبك نارٌ في فؤادي، متى أراك يوماً حراً يا وطني؟I am my homeland, and my homeland is me.The fire in my heart burns with love for you. O my homeland, when will I see you free?
    MissGaga MissGaga
    26-30, F
    10 Responses Jul 19, 2014
    MissGaga MissGaga
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jun 21, 2013

    American By Birth, But Palestinian By Choice~

    I was born and raised in America and am by ethnicity a mixture of Caucasion, Shawnee Native American, French, and Irish. What a mix! Some of my ancestors came to America to escape religious persecution, while others were already here in America but were pushed out of their...
    Sweetblonde2014 Sweetblonde2014
    61-65, F
    2 Responses Oct 17, 2013

    I Am Jameelah But You Can Call Me Sada Haleemaj

    I knew my father's family was Arab but I didn't know what that meant. I grew up with my mom in an all black neighborhood and the school I went to from preschool to 7th grade was predominately black as well. I had never really felt the weight of any of my "ethnicities" or "races...
    SadaHaleeMaj SadaHaleeMaj
    22-25, F
    7 Responses Apr 4, 2011
    MissGaga MissGaga
    26-30, F
    Jan 24, 2014

    My People, Give Them Room To Breath!!!!

     My PeopleWhen you gonna leaveMy People?Give them room to breathMy People?Stop oppressingMy People?All they want is bread, clothesSpace to rest - and left aloneMy People: When you gonna freeMy People?Let them live in peaceStop killingMy People?All they need is dignityA chance...
    MissGaga MissGaga
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Apr 13, 2012
    MissGaga MissGaga
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Mar 7, 2014

    My mom and dad are Palestinian.

    My 3 siblings and I were born and raised in the usa, Washington, D.C. Since i was a kid I've watched the Israeli's kill palestinians on a day to day basis and cause havoc and mayhem in the world. No i don't hate the jews but, I do hate when they keep getting away with everything...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Feb 26

    They said: We love you,

    homeland.Homeland responded: You should love each other first!!---True that, homeland, agreed. They need to stop hating each other before hating the enemy or thinking of loving their homeland.Our beahviour is laughable, homeland. Complaining about the enemy that hates us, the...
    MissGaga MissGaga
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Jan 29

    He is Palestinian. I am Palestinian.

    We are all Palestinian!
    MissGaga MissGaga
    26-30, F
    1 Response Sep 6, 2014

    *stands up for the national anthem*  I

    dream of a day when Palestine will not be ruled by two different backward illegitimate incompetent governments. (To be honest, I even find it hard to describe them as governments). One government is led by a traitor; the other is led by a terrorist, way to go Palestine!I...
    MissGaga MissGaga
    26-30, F
    Mar 14, 2014

    How Israel’s siege deprived a baby of his

    mother’s loveAdeem Abu-Middain The Electronic Intifada 8 August 2015It was a typical Gaza summer day: hot and humid. The war was still raging on, and I was filled with an overwhelming sense of sadness and despair.I decided to go to the town of Beit Hanoun which lies at the...
    MissGaga MissGaga
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Aug 9, 2015
    rasha1948 rasha1948
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jul 19, 2014

    My parents were born in Palestine

    and I was born in the United Kingdom. We later moved to California and I have stayed ever since
    livefortheone livefortheone
    41-45, F
    Dec 6, 2014

    A Stranger!

    There is no much to tell about being a Palestinian! I’m not gonna tell you long stories about my childhood memories in my own country Palestine, because I don’t have one!! Or tell you about my beautiful country because any place there now is either occupied or its walls have...
    MissGaga MissGaga
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Oct 14, 2011

    I have a new colleague at work whom was raised

    in the west bank and has just arrived here, I like to ask him; listen to his stories about life in Palestine. They are not very nice stories, to be honest. They are stories that filled me with shame. He tells me that Palestinian police cars are of course normally not allowed...
    MissGaga MissGaga
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Feb 18

    Anti - Semitic ?

    What Must Be Said by Günter Grass But why have I kept silent till now? Because I thought my own origins, Tarnished by a stain that can never be removed, meant I could not expect Israel, a land to which I am, and always will be, attached, to accept this open declaration...
    peza peza
    51-55, M
    3 Responses Apr 10, 2012

    Don'T Believe Everything You Read On Wikipedia

    In one of Lowkey's songs (A political rapper), it was said "Don't believe everything you read on Wikipedia" and I thought to myself, why? That doesn't make sense, Wikipedia is one of the most trusted sources for information on the internet! Yet, I come across this video and I...
    MissGaga MissGaga
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Jun 21, 2013
    MissGaga MissGaga
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jan 17
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