Journalist Martin Fletcher holds a candid discussion on his latest book (includes video story)

Renowned author and journalist Martin Fletcher, a former NBC News Middle East correspondent and Tel Aviv bureau chief, made a special appearance at Telemundo Center on Thursday. During an informative event, Fletcher and news reporter Arantxa Loizaga discussed his latest book, “Teachers: The Ones I Can’t Forget,” along with current global issues, including Israel and Palestine.

Fletcher recounted his 2007 experiences in Gaza, where he witnessed distressing incidents. “I saw people being pushed off the roof and off the Palestinian tower in Gaza,” he stated.

At the event’s conclusion, he offered valuable advice to young viewers interested in journalism, emphasizing persistence in achieving their goals.

“Just go and go and go, try and achieve your goal, however difficult it is,” Fletcher said.

Fletcher’s exceptional life experience and contributions have left an enduring impact on the journalism industry, for which he is deeply appreciated.

Virginia Tijerino is a Latina Junior majoring in Communications with a specific focus on journalism, accompanied by a minor in education. As a passionate bilingual student, she finds joy in writing and reporting stories on social events and about her community. She holds a strong passion for writing and aspires to pursue a career as a reporter.