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Palestinian Diaspora discover their roots

Heritage trip based on Jewish Birthright Trips to Israel

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/live_from_the_arab_spring/article/palestinian_diaspora_discover_their_roots_20120717

The participants gather outside the Al-Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem’s old city for a group photo. They look like any group of college students visiting Jerusalem on a summer trip. The photographer counts to three. “Free Palestine!” they yell in unison, and laugh.

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