I Was on Tinder in Israel. I Swiped Right on a Man in Palestine

I Was on Tinder in Israel. I Swiped Right on a Man in Palestine From the other side of the military checkpoints and towering slabs of concrete that separate Israel and the occupied Palestinian territories, a stranger greeted me through cyberspace. I was in my sister's apartment listening to the nighttime hum of Tel Aviv when I received the message from Samir (who requested I change his name for privacy). I opened Tinder and examined his profile. The photos were fairly typical: a tall man with long black curls and an earring laughing…Read more …