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July 31-Aug 3, 2016 – The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict: Skills and Approaches to Facilitate Constructive Conversations, NewCAJE Jewish Educators Conf, North Central College, Naperville, IL
Sunday, Dec 4, 2016 – Muslim Jewish Women’s Leadership Conference, Sisterhood of Salaam Shalom; Drew University, Madison, NJ
August 13, 2015
It always strikes me as odd when advocates for change reject talking to those with whom they disagree. Bilal Ansari, in his recent blog, An Invitation to Decline, characterizes the opportunity he had to participate in the Shalom Hartman Institute’s Muslim Leadership Initiative (MLI) as “a free trip to Israel…and a free trip to visit […]
“The worshipers laid out prayer mats and the sounds of their chanting, in both Hebrew and Arabic, mingled with the crashing of the waves.
“We were just so surprised that we could do this together and it’s very similar,” said participant Maryam Saleemi. “It was kind of like an ‘Aha Moment’ that we’re praying to the same God, why aren’t we doing this all the time together?”