Approximately 30 Palestinians and hundreds of Israelis attended a holiday event at the sukkah of Efrat Mayor Oded Revivi to celebrate coexistence, despite a history of the Palestinian Authority actively punishing Arabs who support such moves.
Eliyahu McLean, a spiritual activist for coexistence, walks around an Arab village, making friends and being friendly. Though this should not be attempted in every Arab town, it is visual proof that there is hope for Jews and Arabs to live together in the Holy Land.
American Jewish millionaire Lazer Scheiner and several of his close friends threw a Hanukkah party in Bahrain, a small Arab monarchy in the Persian Gulf, where he invited local residents and neighbors to join in the celebration!
Gabriel Baredes, director of Hispanic Affairs for the Consulate General of Israel to Florida and Puerto Rico, recently attended a Jewish and Christian leaders’ get-together to discuss peace in the Middle East and the relationship between both local communities, the SunSentinel reported.
CNN World Report recently aired our video story about the YMCA Peace Preschool in Jerusalem. The program has been running for the past 25 years and strives to make coexistence a normal part of life, even before you can form a sentence, or an opinion.