Category Archives: Activism

Why Palestine? Why Now?

Many of you have noticed that my focus has taken a very different turn since I went on Sabbatical: suddenly (for some of ya’ll at any rate) all I seemed to post about was Israel and Palestine and my trips … Continue reading

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Jamal’s Story

Last night I was graciously offered to be the guest of Jamal and his family, one of two brothers who owns the building where people working with the Freedom Theatre often live.  After hours of talking to him and his … Continue reading

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Arabeh

Today we performed in the ancient village of Arabeh.  Arabeh, a small village just 20 minutes outside of Jenin, is reputedly the place where Joseph, Jacob’s son, hid from from his brothers in biblical times.  The village center looks and … Continue reading

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On Returning to Ward Valley

On Returning to Ward Valley Last weekend I had the privilege and honor of attending the 14th anniversary of the victory at Ward Valley.  After an 11-year battle ending in a 3-month occupation of the land, we were finally successful … Continue reading

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