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[17 Oct 2011 | No Comment | ]
Tent Cities in Israel: A Report from Tel Aviv

By Patricia Smith
Founder, Peace X Peace
Editor, Sixty Years, Sixty Voices: Israeli and Palestinian Women
“The explosion of emotions from the public shook the government… I believe nothing will be the same from now on. In this sense, the protest is and will be successful.”

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An Interview with Nira Lamay Rachlevsky
Nira Lamay Rachlevsky lives in Tel Aviv with her husband and young son.  She is a lawyer in the Knesset, Israel’s legislative body, for three committees — Science and Technology, Rights of Children, and Immigration and Absorption.  She …

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[12 Sep 2011 | 2 Comments | ]
Anya Antopolski: A Settler’s Report from the West Bank

Interview by Peace X  Peace Founder Patricia Smith
“…why I want to meet with my neighbors — well, first, because it is interesting. And I think it’s crazy to live in this country and know nothing of all the people living there. And, for me it’s part of feeling at home here, and not as a guest.”
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Anya Antopolski is a Russian Israeli settler on the West Bank, the land she calls Judea and Samaria and which, to her, has been the “greater Israel” for over two thousand …

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[26 Jul 2011 | No Comment | ]
Catalyst: Israelis and Palestinians Stand Together

By Patricia Smith Melton
Founder, Peace X Peace
Editor, Sixty Years Sixty Voices: Israeli and Palestinian Women
On July 15, between 2000 and 3000 Israelis and Palestinians walked from Jaffa Gate in the Old City of Jerusalem to the predominantly Palestinian neighborhood of Sheikh Jarrah in East Jerusalem.  The Peace X Peace video Non-violence in East Jerusalem: Sheikh Jarrah releases with this commentary.  It focuses on the citizens’ responses to the laws and pressures forcing Palestinians from their homes and supporting settlers to move into those homes.

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