Dalya Al Masri is a journalist and writer based in Vancouver, Canada. Her commentary and work has been featured in Columbia Journalism Review, Al Jazeera English, Huffington Post, Globe and Mail, Passage, and others. She is a member of the Arab and Middle Eastern Journalists Association (AMEJA), and the National Press Photographers Association (NPPA).
The apology given by Pope Francis over the abuse of Indigenous children by the Catholic church in Canada would be far more sincere if it was followed by action given the continued settler colonial violence in the country, writes Dalya Al Masri.
Shireen Abu Akleh's murder by Israeli forces once again laid bare the double standards, hypocrisy, and silencing that characterise journalistic portrayals of Palestine. Canadian media is no exception, writes Dalya Al Masri.