Israelis, Palestinians Must Stand for Decency and Sanity Against Forces of Darkness

July 7th, 2014

The shocking and appalling events in Israel and the occupied territories in the past week have shaken the consciences of Israelis and Palestinians of goodwill and all those around the world who care about peace in the Middle East. And now, with dozens of rockets being fired from Gaza at Israeli towns and villages in the south, the chances of a serious military escalation are very real. Now is the time to end incitement and take a firm stance against racism, hatred and intolerance. Neither side can afford any longer to turn a blind eye to the extremists within their midst. Read More...

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Word on the Street: Our current crisis and Israel as a "Jewish state"

March 21st, 2014

Since Secretary of State John Kerry started the nine-month clock on efforts to reach a resolution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, we’ve known there would be crises along the way. Resolving the conflict requires mutual recognition by Israel and a new state of Palestine of each other as the national homeland of their respective people. Read More...

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