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‘It Takes a Village to Unite the Most Divided People on Earth’

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Posted on Jan 25, 2011

In the documentary “Budrus,” Palestinians of all stripes and Israelis work together to save a village from Israel’s security barrier.

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By gerard, January 25, 2011 at 7:48 pm Link to this comment

Well!  This is the kind of thing I’ve been waiting to see on Truthdig for a couple years!  Where’s the end of the video, I don’t know, but it seems cut off.

Anyway, this kind of nonviolent resistence among Palestinians and Israelis has been going on for years and almost nobody knows about it because it is carefully kept out of the “news.”  I don’t know how many people from both “sides” are consistntly and committedly involved, but one organization that has done a lot is Christian Peace Teams.  Another is the Israeli publication “The Other Israel” and another, Gush Shalom.  Look them up and find the better way to end the conflict and defeat Israel’s brutal occupation.  Please.

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