Angela Godfrey-Goldstein directs Jahalin Solidarity, a Palestinian organization advocating against the Israeli Occupation. An environmental activist in Sinai, Egypt, for four years and a 2018 Rebuilding Alliance Peacemaker awardee, she wrote a chapter about her work for the past 20 years with Bedouin in a 2018 book, published by Veritas, “Defending Hope.”
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Friday, August 16, 2019
From Jerusalem, A Letter to Jared Kushner
What follows is the text of an email I have just sent to Jared Kushner, in his role as Special Advisor to President Donald Trump, prior to the launch of his “peace plan” for Israel/Palestine. Dear Jared Kushner: I’m one of many Israeli peace activists you haven’t met. I suspect you haven’t tried to...
Friday, May 03, 2019
In Occupied Territory, Reality Check at Ground Zero
Here at the grassroots, where real life is lived, things look very different. The Bedouin of the village of Khan al Ahmar are anxiously awaiting Israeli military bulldozers, not olive branches of peace. Named “gatekeepers of Jerusalem” by the late President Arafat, the continued Bedouin presence on...