Kristian Davis Bailey

A Palestinian woman in a blue hijab stands before the ruins of her home.

The House Resolution Condemning Palestinian Human Rights Movement is Blatantly Wrong [OP-ED]

The U.S. House passed a resolution this week condemning the peaceful Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement for Palestinian rights. Here’s what’s wrong about that decision. 

A young Palestinian boy in a black athletic T- shirt and blue shorts with a soccer ball at his feet

Members of Dream Defenders' Delegation to Israel/Palestine Talk Segregation, Occupation and That Massive Wall

As anti-occupation and free-speech advocates decry New York City’s new executive order to punish companies and groups that boycott Israel, members of the Dream Defenders’ latest delegation to the West Bank share what they saw and learned on their trip.

Traveling While Black: I Was Racially Profiled and Locked Up in Israel

Detroit activist and writer Kristian Davis Bailey was en route to a West Bank conference to talk about Black and Palestinian solidarity when Israeli police accused him of drug smuggling. Here, he reflects on the trauma of his arrest and insists that it’s nothing compared to what Palestinians face.