The Language of Social Media

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These ladies, who all came from occupied territories in the west bank, couldn’t speak a word of English. Sadly my Arabic is pretty much non-existent so I had to mesh dramatic hand movements and some broken Arabic in order to communicate. There was only one word of understanding that passed between us after I snapped their photo:

“Facebook?”

The universality of social media eh?

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