What is the role of journalism in addressing systems of oppression? When does it perpetuate the systems and when does it expose them? What should the role of the press be in this cycle? How can we create a better media? This is my final project for Stanford’s ‘Occupy Art’ course in spring 2012.
The following is an interview I conducted with Palestinian-American activist on March 2, 2012, following his release from military custody. Quran was arrested on Feb. 24 during a protest in Hebron, West Bank. He was released on Feb. 28 after growing international media and pressure.