A Palestinian and Two Israeli Settlers Join Forces to Start a Farm of Peace on the West Bank

I’ve just come across this encouraging article on the Huffington Post. Written by Harvey Stein, “Fields of Heaven: A Joint Israeli-Palestinian Farm May Take Root in West Bank” tells of a joint venture for peace pursued by a Palestinian and two settlers on the West Bank who are planning on starting a farm together. The article includes a short video of them discovering water on the land and talking about how things change for the better when people get to know each other. (I’ll post the video separately as well). I wish them every success as it takes quite a bit of courage to undertake something like this especially when members of their own communities may disapprove. Click on the link to read the story of Nahum, Ziad, and Shaul.

Join the discussion and leave a comment

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s