Palestinian liberation is intimately tied to the liberation struggles of the entire region. Palestine’s dynamic interdependence with the revolutionary struggle against Assad in Syria has important lessons.
Shireen Akram-Boshar is a socialist organizer and writer and alum of Students for Justice in Palestine. She has organized, given talks, and written on the Syrian uprising, Palestine, anti-imperialism, and Middle East/North African solidarity. She has been published in the International Socialist Review, Jacobin, Socialist Worker, and other publications. She is a contributor to Palestine: A Socialist Introduction.