Ashley Bates

Ashley Bates

Ashley Bates is a freelance reporter based in Israel and the Palestinian Territories. She recently received a master's degree in economic reporting from Northwestern's Medill School of Journalism. She also serves as Program Director at Hands of Peace, a summer dialogue camp for Palestinian, Israeli and American teenagers.

Recent Stories

Hamas takes the low road


Palestinian leaders are accused of squandering the public sentiment brought about by Israel's harsh tactics.