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"A small but growing cadre of #Israeli #Arabs who are proud citizens of Israel and willing to defend its cause overseas"

COMMENTARY
Arab Support for Palestinians Frays
by Evelyn Gordon
August 27, 2016

In my last post, I explained some of the reasons why Israel’s diplomatic future looks promising despite the ongoing freeze in the peace process. 109 more words

Israel & Middle East

#ReadThemAllThon: The Weight of the Sky by Lisa Ann Sandell

Rating: Four out of five stars

Sarah just finished her junior year high school, but feels out of place as the only Jewish girl in her school. 510 more words

Poetry

Waxing Crescents and Hamantashen

We had our first class last week for the introduction to Judaism class. We met another couple who seem really nice, and I think we’re a class of 15-20 so far. 388 more words

Conversion

Again With Abe

So Abe and I hung out for a little tonight. We went to the beach and we got ice cream and talked in the car. He really wants me to come to Monsey this weekend, but I dont know. 83 more words

Secret

9:15 pm, 28/8/16

it’s difficult to describe berlin since i’ve only been here a week, but i feel like i am becoming a part of the city in my small way. 528 more words

Jordanian prince and Jewish scholar say Christianity is intrinsic to Arab culture

Prince Hassan and Woolf Institute head decry Islamic State’s “savage” assault on Christians 

If a goal of the Islamic State group and other jihadists was attained—the expulsion of Christianity from its birthplace in the Near East—it would “destroy the richness of the tapestry of the Middle East and a hammer blow to our shared heritage,” said a Muslim Jordanian prince and a Jewish proponent of interfaith relations. 335 more words