Resource September 26, 2017

Meet the Journalist: Gayle Tzemach Lemmon

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Still from PBS NewsHour broadcast, August 16, 2017.
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The highly anticipated battle to retake Raqqa, ISIS's final stronghold in Syria, is underway. It's a...

Interviewing Klara, one of the commanders of the Raqqa campaign against ISIS. Image by Jon Gerberg/PBS NewsHour. Syria, 2017.
Interviewing Klara, one of the commanders of the Raqqa campaign against ISIS. Image by Jon Gerberg/PBS NewsHour. Syria, 2017.

In a PBS NewsHour series on Syria, Gayle Tzemach Lemmon attempts to show that war is deeply personal. Here, she explains a bit more about the powerful stories of the soldiers, moms, dads, and the little ones she met—touching on why she does this work.

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