"The children of Saraya." Palestinian Islamic Jihad's "future soldiers" ceremony.
This is ""The children of Saraya." Palestinian Islamic Jihad's "future soldiers" ceremony." by @Jtruzmah on Vimeo, the home for…
Build Your Business Value with the Help of Your Peers
Craig James shares his tips and insights about how CEOs can benefit from getting involved in Peer groups. Contact Craig at firstname.lastname@example.org
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The Engage Tour: Boston
We’re thrilled to announce the 2018 Engage Tour in Boston, featuring Blaine Hurst, President and CEO of Panera Bread! Join a network of like-minded peers for a hands-on workshop where leading engagement insights, science, and decision-making converge to build a framework you can use to achieve unprecedented business results
Hear from Hurst as he shares his leadership story, and learn how he reinvented Panera to be Fast Company’s No. 1 Most Innovative Company in Food. Led by national thought leaders Nikki Lewallen and Alison Martin-Books, you’ll explore and discuss employee engagement strategies and best practices that go deeper—to your bottom line. Walk away with a personalized action plan for fostering a culture of engagement in your…
Trump Administration Implements MEF Plan to Sideline UNRWA
At the State Department’s request, the Forum provided it with a detailed plan to sideline UNRWA.
Why Are Palestinian Refugees Different From All Other Refugees?
News reports suggest the U.S. administration is considering a historic decision to redefine who is and is not a Palestinian “refugee.” I hope the reports are true. A change is long overdue and could actually help the search for peace long-term
Tragically, there have been countless refugees in the annals of history
In the 20th century alone, tens of millions of refugees, if not more, were compelled to find new homes — victims of world wars, border adjustments, population transfers, political demagoguery, and social pathologies.
The 1923 Treaty of Lausanne codified the population exchange of Greeks and Turks, totaling more than 1.5 million people.
Huge numbers of Hindus and Muslims moved because of the partition of…
When Palestinian Blood Isn’t Equal
Recently, the human rights organization AGPS published a report documenting 3,840 cases of Palestinians killed since the beginning of the Syrian war in 2011 – nearly four times the number of those killed during the six years of the first intifada (December 1987-September 1993). The circumstances of the deaths were shelling, shooting, or torture in the interrogation rooms of prisons throughout Syria. Mahmoud Abbas remained silent and did not condemn Bashar Assad or Iran. Palestinian blood in the West Bank and Gaza appears to be worth far more than the blood of Palestinians elsewhere in the world. This is because Palestinians who are killed by IDF fire serve as a bulwark against Israel, whether by the Arab states or by the Western world.