Anya Geist is a junior at South High Community School in Worcester, Massachusetts, where she is the co-opinion editor of the student newspaper, The Colonel Chronicle, and co-founder of the literary journal, The Apricot Journal. Her debut novel, Born on the First of Two, a fantasy story for middle-grade readers, was published last year.
By Anya Geist
I’m a junior in high school. Why do I need to apologize for Israel?
'Israel can’t do this; let’s stop Israel from doing that.' It’s berating and relentless, and too much
I’m a Jewish teenager and I wish Israel were in the World Cup
My school is soccer-crazy. But which team am I supposed to root for?
Henry Kissinger: ‘If it were not for the accident of my birth, I would be antisemitic.’
Israeli women were raped and widowed by Hamas. Now the world ignores and mocks their suffering
Hamas is not as popular in Gaza as it seems. But Israel’s tactics will ensure their survival
Stark images of murder and torture in Israel leave US senators in tears and silence
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