Jewish Journal

peace 2.0

By Ariel Blumenthal

November 17, 2012 | 2:26 pm

Hi fb! Meet Hamas

Hold your fire!! fb has some great suggestions and insights about Gaza, such as:

"...1 thing I have learnt in life is that fighting and war solves nothing. Dialogue, peace and... read on

  • Hamas’ Tragic Twist

    By Ariel Blumenthal

    November 15, 2012 | 6:54 pm

    My brother, a PhD student, lives in Be’er Sheva, Israel. He’s a contributing member of his community, a husband and a father, leading a productive young professional life, just like his peers in Boston or Lisbon.

    But when you live in Boston or Lisbon your neighbors don’t fire... read on

  • Tanks and Justice

    By Ariel Blumenthal

    November 4, 2012 | 11:33 pm

    Adel Abu Jabel, Israeli Druze, was working on Saturday in his apple orchard in the Golan Heights, by the Syrian border, as he does every day. On the Syrian side that morning, 3 government tanks entered the Syrian Golan, an area that had been demilitarized since 1973.

    Abu Jabel’s... read on