Tawfiq Ziad

About Tawfiq Ziad Palestinian politician who was revered for his “poetry of protest.” He was first elected to the Knesset (Israeli Parliament) in 1973 he was a strong advocate for Arab rights. Early life He studied Literature in the Soviet Union before returning home to Palestine. Trivia His report on Israeli prison conditions uncovered evidence […]

Afif Safieh

About Afif Safieh Palestinian Diplomat who has represented his people in many arenas, serving as both the PLO representative to the Netherlands and the Palestinian ambassador to the Russian Federation. Early life He was President of the Belgian section of the General Union of Palestinian Students. Trivia He was the Deputy Director of the Palestine […]