Refusing to Be Enemies

Refusing to be Enemies: Palestinian and Israeli Nonviolent  Resistance to the Israeli Occupation is an interview-based study that presents the voices of over 100 practitioners and theorists of nonviolence, the vast majority either Palestinian or Israeli, as they reflect on their own involvement in nonviolent resistance and speak about the nonviolent strategies and tactics employed by Palestinian and Israeli organizations, both separately and in joint initiatives.  In their own words, these activists share examples of effective nonviolent campaigns and discuss obstacles encountered in their pursuit of a just peace, as well as the changes required for their organizationsand the nonviolent movement as a wholeto more successfully pursue this goal.  Attention is also devoted to the special challenges of joint struggle and to hopes and visions for a shared future in the region.

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