Emek Medical Center in Afula. Provides medical training to Arab doctors, surgeons from Jordan  Photo: GPO Showing Scotland another side of Israel

Coexistence work of Emek Medical Center in Afula, where efforts of Jewish and Arab physicians to heal patients of all backgrounds are part of everyday life, reaches Scottish audiences The story of Emek Medical Center in Afula is little known within the international community, but the center’s Director of Development and Public Relations Larry Rich […]

November 21, 2013
Hockey in Israel VIDEO: The Israeli Hockey School is bringing people together.

The Israeli hockey school visits Los Angeles. Check it this video by FoxSportsWest

August 12, 2013
Screen Shot 2013-07-24 at 11.16.46 AM Youth return from Palestinian-Israeli summer camp with new perspective

Israeli, Arab teens meet in US, discuss harsh reality. ‘If I were him I would also call it occupation,’ Israeli says of encounter with Palestinian Dozens of Israeli youths returned last week from a summer camp with fellow teenagers from the Middle East, including the Palestinian Authority. They ate and slept together, weighed in on […]

July 24, 2013
Coexistence This Summer, It’s all about Coexistence @ Hebrew University by Michelle Bitran

by Michelle Bitran At the beginning of this month, 41 students, diplomats and professionals from around the world joined together to participate in the most popular summer program at the Hebrew University, “Coexistence in the Middle East.” For most of them, it is their first time in Israel, and their first opportunity to go beyond […]

July 23, 2013
Music OrphanedLand Israeli And Palestinian Metal Bands Join Forces For European Tour

Israeli progressive folk metal masters ORPHANED LAND will join forces with the Palestinian group KHALAS for an 18-concert European tour in October/November. The two bands will also share a tour bus for three weeks, an artistic cooperation between Jewish and Arab artists which is being hailed as “a major breakthrough.” “We can’t change the world, but we can give […]

July 21, 2013
Mais Ali-Saleh Guess Who’s Valedictorian at Israel’s Top Medical School?

Guess who graduated first in this year’s medical school class at the Technion, Israel’s version of M.I.T.? The answer will surprise you. It’s a 27-year-old stereotype-buster: a charming, feminist, smart, open-minded and observant Islamic woman named Mais Ali-Saleh who grew up in a small village outside of Nazareth, in Israel’s Galilee. Ali-Selah’s academic excellence not […]

July 17, 2013