Lina Assi is a research assistant at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario. She studied Political Science and Labour Studies and served as the President of Solidarity for Palestinian Human Rights McMaster (SPHR) at McMaster University.
On December 3, 2018 Lina Assi tweeted (originally in Arabic):
O fighter [fedayee – guerrilla fighter], take me [with you] to fight [Israel]
Teach me and take me [with you] to fight [Israel]
O our country [Palestine], we have a duty
We will sacrifice ourselves for you [Palestine] old and young
Note: Tweet was accessed June 7, 2019; no longer available.