|at a protest for peace in Washington, DC. in Jan 2009
wearing a hijab from my Jewish friend after her trip to Israel,
with a Palestinian scarf draped around my shoulders
If we have learned anything from the Arab protestors across the Middle East, it is that change has to begin from within, and the best way to fight for the change that you believe in – even if that fight be against powerful regimes – is through nonviolent means.