Laura Albast

Laura Albast is a Palestinian journalist, editor, and media analyst. Her publications and appearances include The Washington PostThe New ArabArab American NewsDoha News, Al Jazeera, TRT World, KPFA and other outlets. She is also a skilled Arabic/English translator who contributed to dozens of projects in video, audio, and print including Bloomberg BusinessweekThe Nation, and Skin Deep magazine. Her poetry has been published in Romman CulturalSekka Magazine, and the Ghassan Kanafani Resistance Arts Anthology. She holds degrees from the American University of Beirut and Boston University and is currently the Senior Editor of Digital Strategy and Communications at the Institute for Palestine Studies-USA in Washington, DC.