Obama and the Palestinian Detainee Generation / Rifat Kassis

Rifat Kassis, Defense for Children International Palestine, in The Hill's Congress Blog


Amid the clamor around the presidential visit to Israel and the occupied West Bank stands an important voice President Barack Obama should hear. It does not belong to the leaders or elites. It is young, shackled, and locked up behind bars. It is the voice of invisible children who hold the power to shape the future in the region.