In 1988, a photographer in the West Bank snapped a photo of a scrawny 8-year-old with tears in his eyes, hurling a rock at an Israeli soldier. The photograph symbolized the rage and frustration of the intifada. More than 20 years later, that boy, Ramzi Hussein Aburedwan, has grown up to become a visionary musician.
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Articles and Commentary
- Divine inspiration or pure politics: What’s behind Charles Schumer’s opposition to Obama’s Iran deal?
- LA Times Op-Ed: Israeli policies sparked the deadly Duma fire
- Israel and Palestine: Not So Separate, Deeply Unequal
- Journey through a fractured landscape
- The Evil that Dare Not Speak Its Name: Israel's Apartheid
- Blown chances for peace in Gaza
Daily Life in a Land of Conflict
- The Journal of Music (Ireland): A Musical Intifada
- Ramzi Aburedwan and Sandy Tolan on "Performance Today" with Fred Child
- In Palestine, A Child Of Violence Becomes A Music Educator
- BBC Radio 3: "Music Matters" features Sandy Tolan on the 'remarkable' story behind "Children of the Stone: The Power of Music in a Hard Land"
- Summer East Coast Book Tour & Concert Dates - Featuring Ramzi Aburedwan & Dal'ouna Ensemble
- Praise for 'Children of the Stone' in Huffington Post Books, the Seattle Times & St. Louis Dispatch