“3, 2, 1, to Jenin (Palestine) Yalla Run!”

The physical struggles during the Run Across Palestine paled in comparison to the daily hardships endured by Palestinian olive farmers, whose land and right to plant olive trees and build homes is threatened by encroaching Israeli settlements.

I Will Not Hate, I Will Hope

Dr. Izzaldin Abuelaish appeared at a book signing at the University of Minnesota last Thursday for his book I Will Not Hate. Dr. Abuelaish, now an obstetrician at the University of Toronto, was a physician at a Hospital in Tel Aviv, making him the first Gazan MD to practice in an Israeli hospital.