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Tent of Nations before and after.

The Fate of Fruit Trees

10:53 12 June in In the News, Latest, Politics
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by Ilana Sumka   [caption id="attachment_17522" align="aligncenter" width="960"] Tent of Nations before and after. Photo courtesy of Ilana Sumka.[/caption] Looking over the rolling hills of the West Bank, the Palestinian man speaking to our Jewish group said: “In our culture, we have a tradition of planting fruit trees,...

The Environment: A New Prospect for Peace in the Middle East

11:36 26 November in Environment, International, Israel, Latest, Politics
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By Lucille Marshall As Israelis and Palestinians embark on yet another round of negotiations this year, Shahar Sadeh, a visiting professor at Columbia University’s Earth Institute, is proposing a different strategy for peace in the Middle East: environmentalism. Sadeh, who previously studied at Tel Aviv University, focuses...