Gideon Levy is a correspondent for the Israeli newspaper Haaretz. In DEMOCRACY ON DEADLINE, a harrowing crossing at a checkpoint shows the frustrations and risks that plague Haaretz reporters. His subsequent visit to a Palestinian family and interactions with a child whose father was killed by Israeli soldiers, sheds light on the cost of the violence that dominates life in Israel and the Palestinian territories.
Read more by and about Gideon Levy and his work:
PBS.org: Frontline World: Divergent Israeli Views: Interview with Gideon Levy
From Occupied Palestine: Gideon Levy
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