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Knesset Member Samy Abu Shahadeh. Photo courtesy of The Knesset.

Oakland Pastors Support Palestinian Struggle

Sami Abu Shehadeh is one of only 10 Palestinian legislators in the 120-member Israeli Knesset (Parliament), even though Palestinians make up 20% of Israel’s citizens. Recently, he toured the U.S. to visit Palestinian American communities and to talk about his experiences as a Palestinian in the Knesset. One of his stops was in Oakland.  One[Read more]

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