The Washington Post quotes USCPR Executive Director Yousef Munayyer on the role that dissenters like Palestinian human rights activist Issa Amro play in the movement for Palestinian rights.

“It is particularly people like him that Israel is most uncomfortable with, more than the militant carrying the weapon,” said Yousef Munayyer, executive director of the U.S. Campaign for Palestinian Rights. “People often ask, ‘Where is the Palestinian Gandhi?’ You’ll often find many of them either in Israeli prisons or shot or killed or otherwise oppressed from engaging in activism.”

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