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Israel - where should I begin...

Shalom (hebrew and means peace, used as hello and goodbye)

Israel is an amazing place! – That needs to be clear. It’s all coming back to me now why I dreamt of going back after beeing here on vacation 5½ years ago.  252 more words

It is time for us to help rebuild Gaza

The Palestinians in Gaza survived an unprecedented Israeli aggression not just against them but also against humanity.  I hope my emails from Gaza reflected some of the devastating new realities in the lives of Palestinians in Gaza as a consequence of this aggression. 113 more words

Where’s the hope in failure?

It is a truism that the whole is greater than the sum of the parts. If you are talking about the parts of a bicycle, for example, then yes, it is clearly true. 582 more words


Israel-Hamas -- So who won?

Palestinians with their belongings drive back to their homes in Gaza City’s Shijaiyah neighborhood, Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014. Photo by AP

By Yossi Verter | Aug. 216 more words

How Gaza’s Christians View the Hamas-Israeli Conflict

The summer of violence in Gaza and Israel on Tuesday entered its fifth week after rockets, fired from inside Gaza, broke the latest ceasefire. After the attack, Israel recalled its negotiators from peace talks in Cairo, and Israeli forces launched new airstrikes. 265 more words