Thanks for visiting. I'm khulud, a feminist Palestinian writer living in Haifa. Here I share my experiences within broader socio-political contexts. I play around with poetry, and publish fragments of fiction-in-progress.
My first novel, Haifa Fragments, is available from Spinifex Press (Australia) and New Internationalist (UK)
8 November 2014
Israeli police kill young Palestinian citizen of Israel in cold blood
Kheir Hamdan, 22, from the Galilee village of Kfar Kanna in Israel, was killed in cold blood last night by Israeli police officers. The video clearly shows that there was no immediate danger or life threat to any of the police officers at the time of shooting. Kheir was in the process of moving away from the police officers when he was shot dead. More than one bullet was fired at him.
Racism? If this was a Jewish young man, this would have never happened. Read the article in the English version of Ha'aretz: