Nazareth

Christian Arabs in Israel

“Behold, how good and how pleasant it is for brethren to dwell together in unity!” (Psalms 133:1) Hearing a declaration that Israel is a Jewish state is nothing new, but hearing it from the founder of a new Arab political party is enough to make headlines. Ship captain Bishara Shlayan, 58, of Nazareth, is the… Read more »

Israeli billionaire Stef Wertheimer, founder of toolmaker Iscar, has invested millions of his own money in his vision of peace: Israeli and Arab industry.  He believes that manufacturing- and skills-driven wealth creation will make differences between people seem less important. Wertheimer’s most recent project is an industrial park in Nazareth; currently employed there are 300… Read more »