Teens From Middle East Visit US Border, Discuss Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

By Matt Hoffman KPBS TV/Radio/Web July 25, 2018 Above: Israeli and Palestinian teenagers sit and talk about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict at Friendship Park near the U.S. and Mexico Border, July 24, 2018. This week, a group of Israeli and Palestinian teenagers is in San Diego learning how to work through conflicts and become better leadersContinue reading Teens From Middle East Visit US Border, Discuss Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

Israeli, Palestinian teens come together on North Shore: ‘I felt something in my mind change’

By Kathy RoutliffeContact Reporter Winnetka Talk July 25, 2018 Above: Fourteen-year-old Uri, a Jewish Israeli teen, sings a jazz standard during the Hands of Peace program. (Brian O’Mahoney / Pioneer Press) The teens at Winnetka’s Elder Lane Park on Tuesday looked like any group of picnicking kids their age; chowing down on hot dogs, goofingContinue reading Israeli, Palestinian teens come together on North Shore: ‘I felt something in my mind change’

Hands of Peace launches 16th Summer Program, uniting Israeli, Palestinian and American teens to work toward peace amid rising Middle East conflict

By Community Contributor Jenny Kustra-Quinn Chicago Tribune July 23, 2018 Above: Participants in the Hands of Peace Summer Program participate in a dialogue session, forging a connection and finding common ground. (Posted by Jenny Kustra-Quinn, Community Contributor) Hands of Peace kicked off its 16th Chicago Summer Program on July 11, with 45 Israeli, Palestinian andContinue reading Hands of Peace launches 16th Summer Program, uniting Israeli, Palestinian and American teens to work toward peace amid rising Middle East conflict

Hands of Peace a Passion Project for Carlsbad Couple

By Pam Kragen – Contact Reporter San Diego Union-Tribune July 18, 2018 Above: Glen and Rocio Middleton, center, serve lunch to youth participating in the three-week Hands of Peace summer program in Carlsbad. The program brings together Americans, Israelis and Palestinians for dialogue, conflict resolution and leadership training. (Charlie Neuman / San Diego Union-Tribune) WhenContinue reading Hands of Peace a Passion Project for Carlsbad Couple