To see all of my articles published at Gather go to the link below.

Julia Bodeeb at Gather

Donate Blood to Save Lives: Call 1-800-Give-Life

Give Life, Donate Blood

Friday, February 17, 2012

R.I.P. Anthony Shadid

RIP Anthony Shadid. He was a brave and brilliant reporter. His reporting about Lebanon and the Middle East provided insight into the daily life and issues of a complex region.

It is hard to believe that Anthony Shadid died in Syria at age 43. He left behind a body of work that will live on forever. His final book about his heritage and life as a Lebanese-American will soon be released. To learn more about his life and writings, go to