Mubarak Awad on Nonviolence as a Path to Palestinian Liberation

Sometimes called the Arab Gandhi, Palestinian peace activist Mubarak Awad was deported from Israel in 1988 for leading non-violent resistance to the Israeli Occupation of the Palestinian Territories. In this episode, he talks to Margot Patterson about his childhood in Jerusalem, how he came to embrace the principles of non-violence,  his views of the war in Gaza and the future of the Palestinian movement. Awad is the founder of Nonviolence International, a NGO in Washington D.C. that advocates for creative nonviolence in the struggle for justice and liberation of oppressed peoples around the world.



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