Sheikh Jarrah: The Story Behind the Story

"Depending on the headlines you are reading, you either are hearing that Sheikh Jarrah is:

An illegal land grab by Jewish settlersAn ethnic cleansing of Palestinians by Israel


The eviction of illegal squatters by IsraelJews reclaim their neighborhood which has always been rightfully theirs"

Read about the complicated dilemma of May 2021 in Israel. 

A free article from Unpacked for Educators (requires registration of a free account to read) by John Kunza, publisher at OpenDor Media, who is a veteran journalist whose resume includes stops at NBC News as a foreign news producer and most recently at The Forward leading the organization as the news director.



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