Why You Must Share Your Stories With Your Kids

After his father died, Miles Protter discovered he had lived a secret life.

Why Palestine Joining the International Criminal Court Could be a Total Game Changer

With the peace process derailed and the incoming Netanyahu administration promising zero tolerance to Palestine, joining the ICC sets a major cat among the pigeons.

Thoughts on Jewish Identity in a Post-Charlie Hebdo World

Matthew Rozsa explores the divided politics of the American Jewish community.

Day 0

Margaret Rhee elegizes the Gaza dead in a prose poem of remarkable tenderness. Blending the personal and political, she questions “The difference between wound and womb…Palestinian and Israeli…You and me.”

Race, Gender, and Awareness

Cecile Emeke, a positive male role model from Hackney, London has a lot to teach men about race, gender, and awareness.

9 Facts About the Israel-Palestine Conflict On Which We Can All Agree

Qasim Rashid helps us find a middle ground.

The West’s War Against Palestinian ‘Extremism’ is Doomed to Fail

Constantly chasing the support of moderates in the Israel-Palestine conflict will bring us no closer to a solution.

What is Happening to the Mental Health of Young People Caught up in Gaza Conflict?

It’s clear that young people are getting caught in the crossfire of the latest round of fighting between Israel and Palestine and the conflict is taking a huge toll on them. And the effects of the war are not just physical.

Not in My Name, Prime Minister Netanyahu

Samuel Mahaffy insists that despite what the Prime Minister says, not all men will resort to violence.

MH17, Iraq, Gaza and the Deadly Verbal Dance Around Killing People

Global leaders speak the same language when distancing themselves from the killing of civilians in military operations.

What If They Gave a War and Nobody Came?

Warren Blumenfeld asserts that it’s the leaders of Israel and Palestine who perpetuate the conflict, while the majority of the general populace desires true and lasting peace.

War is a Land Grab and it Always Has Been

Scott Pelley, on CBS Evening News, talks of the struggles of today and how to get to peace.

Why Israel’s Operations in Gaza are Doomed to Fail—and be Repeated

Nothing will work until the two sides actually sit down and talk.

Does Wyoming Have the Answer for Israelis and Palestinians?

Sides don’t matter when it comes to the loss of life. The time is ripe for mercy over vengeance for Israelis and Palestinians.

The Israeli-Palestinian Battle for a Twitter Hashtag #BringBackOurBoys

Jack Flanagan discusses the emerging twitter hashtag and the controversy surrounding it.

NEWSER: Airline Fined for Kicking Non-Jewish Flyer Off Plane

Pro-Palestinian activist was removed for having no Israeli passport.