Sari Bashi
Sari Bashi

Sari Bashi is a Jewish Israeli lawyer and Program Director at Human Rights Watch. In her book Maqluba – Upside Down Love (in Hebrew), she describes how she met and fell in love with her Palestinian husband. They are currently raising their children in the West Bank. Bashi wrote an article for Cornerstone in Issue 84 for Spring 2022 titled “Umm Forat” about her experiences. She also maintains a blog by the same title.

You can also find her on Twitter.

Latest Posts

On Hamas, Israeli Propaganda, and Our Common Humanity

On Hamas, Israeli Propaganda, and Our Common Humanity

Israeli author Richard Forer speaks with Palestinian-American Yvette Bansal to dispel some common myths and share little-known facts about the Israel-Hamas conflict. Richard emphasizes Hamas’ desire and willingness to work toward peace with Israel. He highlights...

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Why War? The Formation of Israel in Palestine

Why War? The Formation of Israel in Palestine

Since October 7, 2023, the world has watched the government of Israel drop more than 6,000 bombs and launch more than 7,000 missiles into the territory of Gaza, causing damage the equivalent of 2 nuclear bombs. The military operation is in retaliation to a Hamas-led...

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