Palestinians to Follow on Social Media

Amanda Gelender ๐Ÿ”ฎ
4 min readJan 10, 2024
A red, turquoise, and black patterned Tatreez imageโ€Šโ€”โ€Šan embroidery that is uniquely Palestinian
Tatreez, traditional Palestinian embroidery

Hi, Iโ€™m Amanda, a Jewish anti-zionist who has been in the Palestinian solidarity movement since 2006. Palestinians are the authority on their own freedom struggle and reading their analyses and reporting directly is critical.

Hereโ€™s a list of Palestinians I learn from, please follow them:

@4noura (Noura Erakat โ€” Human Rights Attorney)

@AAbumezied (Asmaa AbuMezied โ€” Economic Development Specialist)

@abierkhatib (Abier โ€” Activist)

@AblaAbdelhadi76 (Abla Abdelhadi โ€” Advocate)

@aborjelaa (IG)

@abrahammatar (Dr. Ebraheem โ€” Medical Doctor & Writer)

@ahmednehadk (Ahmed Nehad)

@AliAbunimah (Ali Abunimah โ€” Director of Electronic Intifada)

@alijadallah66 (Ali Jadallah โ€” Photojournalist)

@AlnaouqA (Ahmed Alnaouq โ€” Journalist)

@al qaws (Al-qaws โ€” Organization for Sexual & Gender Diversity in Palestinian Society) (IG)

@anasjamal44 (Anas Jamal โ€” Journalist)

@anat.international (Salma Shawa โ€” Educator) (IG)

@aselmousa (Aseel Mousa โ€” Journalist)

@ayaghanameh (Aya Ghanameh โ€” Author-Illustrator & Designer)

@BayanPalestine (Bayan โ€” Journalist) + @bayanpalestine (IG)

@Belalmd12 (Belal Aldabbour โ€” Doctor)

@byPlestia (Plestia Alaqad โ€” Journalist) + @byplestia (IG)

@dandoon_danya

@DCIPalestine (Organization for the Human Rights of Children)

@deejahimawari (Deeja)

@dianabuttu (Diana Buttu โ€” Attorney) + @dianabuttu (IG)

@ElejlaSewar (Dr. Sewar Elejla โ€” Medical Doctor, Researcher and Writer)

@Elias_Jahshan (Elias Jahshan โ€” Editor)

@fadiquran (Fadi Quran โ€” Political Organizer) + @fadiqu (IG)

@fatimasal82 (Activist)

@freedom_theatre (Freedom Theatre and Cultural Center in Jenin) @TheFreedomTheatre (IG)

@GazaMartyrs (Project to document and name the martyrs of Gaza)

@Gaza_Psych (Dr. Mustafa Elmasri โ€” Psychiatrist & Psychotherapist)

@Gazan Girl (Lara โ€” Advocate, Educator & Co-Host of The Palestine Pod) (IG)

@GhassanAbuSitt1 (Dr. Ghassan Abu Sitta โ€” Surgeon)

@hamdaneldahdouh (Hamdan Dahdouh โ€” Journalist) (IG)

@hammam_therapy (Hammam Farah โ€” Psychotherapist)

@hani.aburezeq (Hani Aburezeq โ€” Journalist) (IG)

@hebh_jamal (Hebh Jamal โ€” Journalist) + @hebh_jamal (IG)

@HHamayel2 (Abdaljawad Omar โ€” Writer, Analyst, Lecturer)

@Hind_Gaza (Hind Khoudary โ€” Journalist) + @hindkhoudary (IG)

@Hossam_Shbat (Hossam Shbat โ€” Journalist) (IG)

@hotgirlhala (Hala โ€” Media Studies)

@iampalipina (Alia โ€” Poet & Educator) (IG)

@ibrahimseifan (Ibrahim Seifan โ€” Writer & Medical Student)

@imamomarsuleiman (Dr. Omar Suleiman โ€” Imam) (IG) + @omarsuleiman504

@IntifadaBatata (George Abraham โ€” Poet)

@iskandrah (Alexandra Halaby โ€” Journalist)

@itslaylas (Layla โ€” Organizer)

@ItsYasmeenAlhaj (Yasmeen Alhaj โ€” Educator) + @itsyasmeenalhaj (IG)

@iyad_elbaghdadi (ฤฐyad el-Baghdadi โ€” Author)

@jenajibreen (Jena Jibreen) (IG)

@jenanmatari (Jenan Matari โ€” Storyteller) (IG)

@janna.jihad (Janna Jihad โ€” Journalist) (IG)

@JehadAbusalim (Jehad Abusalim โ€” Writer & Editor)

@jenjajeh (Jennifer Jajeh โ€” Actor, Comedian, Writer)

@jennineak (Jennine) + @jaleph (IG)

@joegaza93 (Yousef Mema โ€” Journalist & Activist) (IG)

@DrKarimWafa (Dr. Karim Wafa Al-Hussaini โ€” Historian, Poet, Lecturer) + @karimwafa1 (IG)

@khpalestined (Khaled El Hissy โ€” Writer & Reporter)

@kouta_prince (Ahmed Kouta โ€” Journalist) (IG)

@lama_jamous9 (Lama Jamous โ€” Journalist) (IG)

@Lamis_Deek (Lamis Deek โ€” Lawyer)

@LexiAlex (Lexi Alexander โ€” Filmmaker)

@lilearthquakess (Jennine)

@lsarsour (Linda Sarsour โ€” Organizer) + @lsarsour (IG)

@m7mdkurd (Mohammed El-Kurd โ€” Writer) + @mohammedelkurd (IG)

@mahmoudsabbah2 (Mahmoud Sabbah โ€” Journalist) (IG)

@madhoun95 (Ahmed El-Madhoun โ€” Journalist)

@MahaGaza (Maha Hussaini โ€” Journalist)

@Mai_Gazan (Mai Rajab โ€” Activist)

@majdi_fathi (Majdi Fathu โ€” Photojournalist) (IG)

@MajedAbusalama (Maajed Abusalama โ€” Researcher)

@MalakaShwaikh (Malaka โ€” Researcher)

@mariambarghouti (Mariam Barghouti โ€” Journalist and Writer) (IG)

@marwasf (Marwa Fatafta โ€” Policy Analyst)

@moamer (Mo Amer โ€” Comedian)(IG)

@MosabAbuToha (Mosab Abu Toha โ€” Poet)

@motaz_azaiza (Motaz Azaiza โ€” Journalist) (IG) + @azaizamotaz9

@MuhammadSmiry (Muhammad Smiry โ€” Journalist)

@Myazji01 (Mahmoud โ€” English language and literature)

@Nadia_Shammas_ (Nadia Shammas โ€” Writer and Game Dev.)

@nickikattoura (Nicki Kattoura โ€” Writer and Editor) (IG)

@officialjakegyllenhalal (IG) + @abu_ogayda

@Omar_Gaza (Omar)

@Paliefer3

@paIipunk (Saif โ€” Digital Artist)

@Pal_action (Palestine Action)

@PalFeminist (Palestinian Feminist Collective)

@queenofpalestine (Tamara) (IG)

@RamAbdu (Ramy Abdu โ€” Professor of Law and Finance)

@randoodeh (Randa โ€” Researcher and Organizer) (IG)

@rashaabdulhadi (Rasha Abdulhadi โ€” Poet)

@Remroum (Remi Kanazi โ€” Poet & Author) @remikanazi (IG)

@Saalaaaam (Salam)

@SaeedDiCaprio (Saeed)

@saleh.jafarawi (Saleh Jafarwi โ€” Journalist & Video creator) (IG)

@samah_fadil (Samah Fadil โ€” Poet)

@sasa_ghada (Ghada Sasa โ€” Researcher)

@sbeih.jpg (Subhi โ€” Educator & Strategist) (IG)

@ShahdAbusalama (Dr. Shahd Abusalama โ€” Actvist & Artist)

@ShaimaZiara (Shaimaa Ziara)

@shawajason (J. Shawa โ€” Translator)

@Shepherds4Good (Good Shepard Collective โ€” org based in Palestine)

@sitcomabed (Zayna)

@SoniaSulaiman (Sonia Sulaiman โ€” Poet)

@sulafaz (Dr. Sulafa Zidani โ€” Professor)

@sumayaawad (Sumaya Awad โ€” Writer)

@TameeOliveFern (Tameem)

@TamamBeitJirja (Tamam)

@TamaraINassar (Tamara Nassar โ€” Writer)

@taraxrh (Tara โ€” Writer) +@taraalalami (IG)

@trklou (Tarek Loubani โ€” Physician)

@tariq_raouf (Tariq Raโ€™ouf โ€” Writer)

@thegazangirl (Lara โ€” Activist, Lawyer, Co-Host of @thepalestinepod)

@tksshawa (Tariq Kenney-Shawa โ€” Writer)

@vivafalastin (Leen) + TikTok

@wael_eldahdouh (Wael Eldahdouh โ€” Journalist) (IG)

@WalaaGh (Walaa Alghussein)

@wolpalestine (Within Our Lifetime โ€” community org) (IG)

@wizardbisan (Bisan Owda โ€” Journalist) + @wizardbisan_1 (IG)

@wokestethoscope (Scientist & International Law)

@xhadoolestine23

@yaffasutopia (Yaffa โ€” Writer, Poet, Death Doula) (IG)

@yaraeid_ (Yara Eid โ€” Journalist) + @eid_yara (IG)

@yarahawari (Dr. Yara Hawari โ€” Writer & Policy Analyst)

@Y_a_s_m_e_e_n_ (Yasmeen โ€” Writer)

@YousefMunayyer (Dr. Yousef Munayyer โ€” Writer & Political Analyst)

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Amanda Gelender ๐Ÿ”ฎ

๐Ÿช Jewish queer anti-zionist ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ธ TV/film, abolition, plant medicine ๐Ÿ„ Writer | Poet ๐ŸŒ™ linktr.ee/agelender