Hanan Ashrawi

Palestinian Legislator/activist/scholar
Born Oct 8, 1946

Hanan Daoud Khalil Ashrawi is a Palestinian legislator, activist, and scholar. She was a protégé and later colleague and close friend of Edward Said. Ashrawi was an important leader during the First Intifada, served as the official spokesperson for the Palestinian Delegation to the Middle East peace process, and has been elected numerous times to the Palestinian Legislative Council. Ashrawi is a member of Palestinian Prime Minister Salam Fayyad's Third Way party.… Read More

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    Huffington Post - Oct 09, 2015
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    Intifada - Mar 28, 2015
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    Fox News - Feb 13, 2015
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    Guardian (UK) - Feb 06, 2014


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1946 Birth Ashrawi was born to Palestinian Christian parents on October 8, 1946 in the city of Nablus, British Mandate for Palestine, now part of the West Bank. … Read More
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