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Coping with Conflict in Israel

Coping with Conflict in Israel

By Jessica Tannenbaum and Jessica Tannenbaum July 24, 2014

“Would you like your drinks before or after we go to the bomb shelter?” With unwavering calm, a waitress coolly inquired after our drink orders as incoming rocket fire compelled us to flee our oceanside...

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Through Different Lenses: Israel, Hamas and Gaza

By Contributors July 16, 2014

Shortly after the militant group Hamas and the Fatah-led Palestinian Authority agreed to form a unitary government, the kidnapping and subsequent murder of three Israeli teenagers triggered tensions....

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With Hamas at the Helm, A Fearful Future

By Nitzan Gabai July 16, 2014

I look back at the past few weeks I spent in Israel and the West Bank in both awe and frustration. Amid visits to Ramallah and Bethlehem, I managed to reconvene with family and spend time with my new baby...

Under the Iron Dome: Experiencing the Conflict in Israel First-Hand

Under the Iron Dome: Experiencing the Conflict in Israel First-Hand

By Jessica Tannenbaum and Jessica Tannenbaum July 12, 2014

I did not expect to become a target of missile fire this summer — that was never on my intended agenda of tanning, shopping and padding the resume. Yet, during the middle of my Jerusalem summer program’s...

Eat, Pray, Rest: Shabbat in the Holy City

Eat, Pray, Rest: Shabbat in the Holy City

By Jessica Tannenbaum and Jessica Tannenbaum July 10, 2014

While most Georgetown students worship the weekend as much-needed time to catch up on homework and binge-watch Game of Thrones (let’s be honest, though, when did midterms ever truly thwart us from...

Israeli Control Inhibits Palestinian Reconciliation

By Elise Garofalo September 24, 2010

I highly recommend that you visit Israel. It really doesn't get enough credit. One of Israel's top selling points is its location at the junction between East and West. In Tel Aviv along the beautiful...

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