Death and All His Friends – YaLa in Jordan

Nothing prepares you for that moment when someone looks you in the eye and tells you they have lost a loved one to this war. No psychology degree can teach you how to keep your lungs and heart going when you know you've got nothing… Nothing to say or do that could bring their mother, … Continue reading Death and All His Friends – YaLa in Jordan

Beyond Good and Bad by Livnat Segev, Israel

This story does not intend to choose sides, quite the opposite. Well aware of the complexity of the Palestinian-Israeli conflict, this short story aims to add another perspective – to the other hundreds of already existing ones. The story I am about to tell you happened during the summer of 2012, in a center called … Continue reading Beyond Good and Bad by Livnat Segev, Israel

Where We’re From by Tamar and Khalil from Israel and Palestine

“Study the past if you would define the future”         – Confucius Before we talk about today or tomorrow, we think it’s necessary to write a bit about the past.  A major part of the misunderstanding between Israelis and Palestinians is that we aren’t taught the same version of historical events.  We may have been … Continue reading Where We’re From by Tamar and Khalil from Israel and Palestine