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Hesitant Hope: One Year In The Jordan Valley

Bedouin shepherds were forced out of their land last Thursday, but not all hope is lost. Concluding a year of Ta’ayush activity in the Jordan Valley. 2,456 more words


Shepherding Goats

Shepherding Eyal’s goats on Moshav Hamra, Israel.


Israeli forces detain Palestinian, confiscate vehicles in northern Jordan Valley

Ma’an – March 22, 2017

TUBAS – Israeli forces on Wednesday morning detained a young Palestinian man in the village of Ibziq in the northern Jordan Valley region of the occupied West Bank and confiscated a tractor and a private vehicle in the area.

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Ethnic Cleansing, Racism, Zionism


Wildflowers around Moshav Hamra in the Jordan Valley, Israel. Beautiful beyond words.


A New Phase?

Israeli air strikes in Syria. Reprisal threatened

The official IDF communiqué raises questions. It does not make sense for Israeli Arrow missiles to be aimed at Syrian ground-to-air rockets fired against the Israeli warplanes.

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How our childhood games prepared my sister for military prison

After completing a prison stint of twenty days, my sister Atalya Ben-Abba was given another chance to enlist, to which she has refused again, and sentenced to thirty more days of military prison. 774 more words


Purim on the Plantation

Purim is one of the happiest of Jewish holidays. It commemorates the Biblical story of Queen Esther. Queen Esther, whose real name was Hadassah was a young Jewish girl who, through a beauty contest, became the Queen of Persia. 127 more words