Posts tagged Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
What We Need to Understand About Israel

My generation is full of highly educated and intensely opinionated social advocates, and that's as much of a good thing as it is problematic. When it comes to Israel-Palestine, we have to step back and take in the full picture. We can't superimpose solutions on a region we don't adequately understand, hoping to address problems we don't have, in a place we don't live. But, that doesn't mean we can't listen, and learn, and discuss.

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Perspectives on Gaza, from Both Sides of the Fence

The peace process between Israel and Gaza is on pause, but hope for a peaceful future won't be so easily snuffed. It's kindled by people on both sides. In March, Yahel and it's fellows had the unique opportunity to learn about Gaza with Nagham Mohanna, Sarah Pollack, and Rami Aman -- three people who've been affected by the conflict more than most. Here's what they said.


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Coexistance in Israel, Answered Hand in Hand

The question of Israeli and Arab coexistance is complex and extraordinarily sensitive, and it is more often answered with misunderstandings than fruitful discussions.

This is one of the biggest problems Israel faces today, but fortunately, a group of Israeli and Arab educational reformists are pushing for change, and their answer is the classroom.

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