Meeting the neighbors by Hadas David, Israel

I want to share with you my first encounter with Palestinian people. I am from Israel. Born and raised. Ever since I can remember, it has always on the table- us and them. Jews and Arabs. The endless conflict over land in the name of religion. I was raised by a center- right wing family, … Continue reading Meeting the neighbors by Hadas David, Israel

Behind the gates of death, there is a new life, Ahmad, Gaza, Palestine

The cancer that raged through the body of Eman, 45, a Palestinian lady from the Gaza Strip, was not the end of her life or her soul. It was the beginning of a new life and a new hope, a story worthy of being followed by every woman in the world. I sat next to … Continue reading Behind the gates of death, there is a new life, Ahmad, Gaza, Palestine

The Teachings of Salaam by Yulia Glich, Israel

I was 10 years old when my parents took me to a celebration of Israel’s 50th Anniversary. I saw men and women dancing and singing, inviting the audience in a small Russian town to rejoice with them. I remember being startled. I was always told that Israel was an ancient nation. I read about what … Continue reading The Teachings of Salaam by Yulia Glich, Israel

The story of a true Trotskist by Itai Hasid, Israel

The first day of cinema studies, everything is new and my anxiety level is through the roof. Here we are, about 30 people coming from  different backgrounds and ages; from the 20 year old guy from Israel’s most high class city to the almost 40 years lady that dedicated her life to the fight for … Continue reading The story of a true Trotskist by Itai Hasid, Israel

A moment I will never forget by Hen GurArye, Israel – Photo Essay –

We are climbing. Slowly, footstep after footstep, scaling the wall. We started down below, inside the Makhtesh and are making our way towards Mitzpe Ramon, 500 meters higher than we started. The climb is long and on our backs we have heavy backpacks. We have been walking all day, we have already done 12 km … Continue reading A moment I will never forget by Hen GurArye, Israel – Photo Essay –