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  • Palestinian Doctor Calls for Coexistence, Despite Loss

    By Dikla Kadosh

    April 27, 2009 | 10:00 pm

    Dr. Izzeldin Abuelaish, a Palestinian obstetrician and gynecologist whose three daughters and niece were killed by Israeli fire during the recent Gaza war and who was nominated for a Nobel Peace Prize last month, came to Los Angeles not to talk about peace, but to encourage kavod...

  • The Good Doctor

    By Rob Eshman

    April 27, 2009 | 9:57 pm

    I first heard about Dr. Izzeldin Abuelaish when everyone else did. As he was being interviewed live, in Hebrew, on Israeli television describing the conditions inside Gaza in the midst of the last war, the news came in that an Israeli tank shell had landed on his home and killed his...