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Wednesday, May 21, 2008

An Interview with Sandy Tolan

Ten years ago, when Israel was celebrating it’s 50th anniversary, Milwaukee-born journalist Sandy Tolan set out for Israel and the West Bank too seek out the human side of the Arab-Israeli conflict. What he discovered was a literal embodiment of the common ground between the two sides:
02.28.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By David Luhrssen
The strife between Israel and Palestine has many human costs. One that seldom makes the evening news is the economic and social toll of closed borders, which have cut off many Palestinians from the commuter jobs they once enjoyed in Israel. 9 Star Hotel, a documentary by Israeli director Ido Haar, is a revealing look at their plight. Nowadays many Palestinians, especially young men, are ...