Catherine Charrett

BA University of British Columbia, MSc London School of Economics, PhD Candidate Aberystwyth University

The Bombs that Blast Gaza: A View from the Ground


November 15, 2012 Gaza. As I begin to write this piece my com­puter falls from my hands to the floor as a bomb drops meters from the Abousalama family home in Saftawi neigh­bor­hood, Gaza, Palestine. I have grown ac­custom to the loud blast of bombs being dropped around two kilo­meters from our family home this past night, as Israel…