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  • An oasis of hope amidst the turmoil

    October 22, 2015 | 12:38 pm

    Another convulsion of sectarian violence has swept Israel and Palestine these past weeks shattering lives and inculcating dread between Jewish and Arab communities. On smart phones, Jewish teens replay videos of stabbings and car attacks. Palestinian parents sequester their...

  • Boosting Jewish populations in Arab neighborhoods stokes tensions

    August 25, 2009 | 3:38 pm

    It is said that there has been a continuous Jewish presence in the Galilee village of Peki’in since the days of the Second Temple in Jerusalem.

    Always small, that Jewish presence dwindled in recent years to near zero. Then, this year, a group of about five religious Zionist Jews...