This video originally appeared at DemocracyNow.org.
On July 18, YES! published this article by Jen Marlowe about the Palestinian student Amer Shurrab, who had just learned he'd lost a third family member in Gaza.
On July 28, Democracy Now! interviewed him about the loss of even more family members in the recent weeks. Click on the video above to hear Shurrab speak about the family members he lost, the political context, and the role of the United States in the current conflict.