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

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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…