Wednesday, March 20, 2013

Israelis Protest Settlement Construction

In the US, it's easy to assume that Israelis support their government—the settlemet-building, checkpoints, denial of building permits. This is not the whole story. Read what Americans for Peace Now reports about the work of their sister organization in Israel - Peace Now. 

ObamaBanner186x140.jpgWhen President Obama flew into Israel Wednesday, he could see from Airforce One this huge sign that Peace Now activists lay down to welcome his message of peace. The sign, 180 feet long and 50 feet wide, is located in the fields of Kibbutz Nahshon, half-way between Jerusalem and Tel Aviv, on the route that large incoming jets use when they land at Israel's Ben Gurion Airport.

Learn more about Peace Now and it's American counterpart, Americans for Peace Now (APN); 

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