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Yossi Klein Halevi and Mohammad Darawshe have been shaped by their conversations about the country they call home. The spoke to Hadassah's The Branch podcast about their friendship.
Yossi Klein Halevi is a Senior Fellow at the Shalom Hartman Institute in Jerusalem. Together with Imam Abdullah Antepli of Duke University and Jennifer Raskas, he co-directs the Institute’s Muslim Leadership Initiative. Yossi is the author of the New York Times bestseller, Letters to My Palestinian Neighbor and co-host with Donniel Hartman and Elana Stein Hain of the Institute’s award-winning podcast, For Heaven’s Sake. He is also the author of Like Dreamers: The Story of the Israeli

Mohammad Darawshe

Israeli author Yossi Klein Halevi and Mohammad Darawshe, a founder of the Arab Israeli Ma’an party, are longtime friends. As intellectuals, they’ve both been shaped by their many conversations — and occasional disagreements — about the country they both call home. The two have been discussing issues around Arab and Jewish identity in Israel for years and are currently both fellows at the Shalom Hartman Institute. They spoke to Hadassah’s The Branch podcast about their friendship.

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