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Exodus and Betrayal: How a Syrian Nakba Was Created

David Hearst | Posted 02.09.2016 | World
David Hearst

Kerry has come dangerously close to seeing the Syrian conflict as a binary fight between two forms of ruthless dictatorship -- Assad and the Islamic State group. This is exactly how Assad frames the conflict, and it is one of the main reasons why ISIS is growing in strength.

Erotic And Egalitarian: Beyond Trauma

Rabbi Arthur Waskow | Posted 10.09.2012 | Religion
Rabbi Arthur Waskow

How does a whole community, a whole culture, get beyond trauma? Perhaps the Jewish wisdom of this very day can point in that direction.

Israel Cuts Al-Naqba, Palestinian Tragedy, From Textbooks

AP | MATTI FRIEDMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

JERUSALEM — The Israeli government will remove references to what Palestinians call the "catastrophe" of Israel's creation from textbooks for Ar...