Author Archives: Gershon Baskin

From the Top Down

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas

Gershon Baskin believes that eventually our leaders will enter into negotiations and eventually there will be an agreement and we should all begin to recognize the even the Israeli-Palestinian conflict can be resolved. read more

The 51st year

PEOPLE MARCH as they hold a large Palestinian flag in Ramallah in October.

Gershon Baskin believes that if both people want to be a free people in their land, it can only happen when both sides are free in their land – if only one side has freedom, it is never really free. read more

To be a Free People

Rain clouds are seen over the Dome of the Rock, on the compound known to Muslims as al-Haram al-Sharif, and to Jews as Temple Mount, in Jerusalem's Old City October 30, 2009. REUTERS/Darren Whiteside

Gershon Baskin believes that Israel is “home” in the deepest sense of the word, for Gershon to live in the land of his people and to feel free where he belongs is a great privilege that he is grateful for every day. read more