Thursday, June 3, 2010

U.S. Student Loses Eye After Israel Fires on West Bank Protest

Democracy Now!
With Amy Goodman

"American college student Emily Henochowicz, 21, has lost her left eye after being shot in the face by an Israeli tear-gas canister during a protest against the flotilla assault in the occupied West Bank. A talented visual artist whose recent work has been inspired by her experiences in Israel and the Occupied Territories, Emily also suffered considerable facial damage including fractures to the bone around the eye-socket, cheek and jaw. We speak to Israeli peace activist Jonathan Pollak, who witnessed the attack...."

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