Unlike others who have also known and been transformed by tragedy, the Palestinian people remain consigned to their tragic fate. Notwithstanding their struggles, Palestinians continue to stand out for their remarkable professional achievements and as examples of steadfast resistance. Honoring their legacy serves to preserve collective Palestinian memory and history.
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For our June Special Focus – Remembrances we present a series of portraits and obituaries drawn from material published in the Journal of Palestine Studies that pay tribute to the extraordinary Palestinians who committed their lives toward bettering the fate of their people and honoring their heritage.