Dating a palestinian man
Over the course of 16 largely happy years of marriage and raising children, the couple have had to vault hurdles thrown up by the Israeli state and their respective societies.
Amer is an Arab-Israeli, a Palestinian born in Israel and who holds Israeli citizenship.
A Lebanese comedy sketch, which featured three sisters discussing a romantic affair, has caused outrage because of its racist remarks against Palestinians.
Maria, the character who is in a relationship with a Palestinian man called Ghadi was visibly distressed as she described him to her sisters.“Ghadi is tidy and educated and he understands.
As Hatem explained, “The love between us—I love her Hatem is not alone in his commitment to his wife.
This is not awareness, this is a joke and it is s*** on a plate,” one person commented.“Solidarity to the Palestinians who will return one day and will defeat this racism!
He respects me a lot and he loves me,” she explained as her sisters were trying to figure out what it was about her new lover that was causing her such high levels of anxiety.“But Ghadi is…”“Muslim?
” her sister Julia asked as she jumped with her first assumption, while her other sister reassured Maria that no one cares about religion in 2017.
Both Miriam Grunbaum and her husband are the children of German-Jewish immigrants.
After World War II, her parents went to the United States; his, to Palestine.