Former U.S. Diplomat to Lead San Diego’s Hands of Peace

POSTED BY HOA QUACH ON SEPTEMBER 25, 2020 IN LIFE  Hands of Peace — a nonprofit that empowers young Israelis, Palestinians, and Americans — announced this month that a former U.S. diplomat will lead as the organization’s new executive director. Scott Rasmussen, who served with the U.S. Consulate General in Jerusalem, took on the new role on International Peace Day —Continue reading Former U.S. Diplomat to Lead San Diego’s Hands of Peace

2 North County events draw hundreds to honor Black lives

Hands of Peace alumni help organize peaceful protest By PHIL DIEHL, ALEX RIGGINS JUNE 9, 2020San Diego Union-Tribune   Between 300 and 400 high school students met at Moonlight Beach on Tuesday afternoon and marched around the block to Coast Highway and Encinitas Boulevard in a peaceful demonstration for Black Lives Matter. Later Tuesday evening another gathering wasContinue reading 2 North County events draw hundreds to honor Black lives