In the words of the well known carol, the hopes and fears of all the years meet here in this storied town, in a storied land ~ a land that is full of trouble and beauty ~ full of fear and faith, violence and vitality, poverty and potential, despair a… Continue reading
Israeli Security Forces ~ Shu’fat Refugee CampPhoto Credit: Public Domain
It typically transpires like this ~ A person is involved or suspected of being involved in an act of violence. Guilt is not established by a judge or jury as the person is… Continue reading
In this season of shorter days and growing darkness…in a world desperately in need of light, peace, justice and hope….this post from a friend serving in the West Bank speaks to our need for ‘sumud’ (steadfast persistence) in bri… Continue reading
These are dark days ~ in so many ways. Fear and suspicion, despair and hopelessness are palpable ~ As the days grow shorter and the nights longer, we long for light, for hope, for peace to come to our broken world and our broken hearts. Whatever festiv… Continue reading
An opportunity for those of you in Edmonton to hear Dr. Abuelaish a man with a powerful story to tell in terms of healing, forgiveness and hope.
PALESTINE SOLIDARITY NETWORK
The John Humphrey Centre for Peace and Human Rights is hosting Dr. Izzeldin … Continue reading