In Gaza, God Goes Surfing With The Devil

by
Abby Zimet

"We are the surfers of Gaza," begins the website for the Gaza Surf Club,
a group of young Gazans struggling, against all odds and the Israeli
blockade, to find some peace in the sea. For now, they can't: the
Israelis are holding 20 surfboards donated to them. For background on
groups like Surfing for Peace and Gaza Surf Relief, go here. Go here to learn about "God Went Surfing With The Devil", a movie being made about the surfers and their U.S. and Israeli supporters.

"Surfing is like freedom. When I practice my freedom, I feel like I have broken the siege."

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