HOME FRONT

PORTRAITS FROM SHEIKH JARRAH
A short film series chronicling the human impact of settlement expansion in East Jerusalem
and nonviolent efforts to prevent the displacement of Palestinian families.
Home Front Discussion Guide

Provides background about settlement expansion and the displacement of Palestinian families in East Jerusalem and modules on the Palestinian and Israeli nonviolence leaders featured in the series.
Download 18-page PDF.

Supplemental Resources

Churches for Middle East Peace Supplemental Discussion Guide

Historical and Legal Background

B'Tselem, Background Information on East Jerusalem.

Ir Amim, Legal and Historical Background on Sheikh Jarrah (2009).

The Civic Coalition for Defending Palestinians' Rights in Jerusalem, Dispossession & Eviction in Jerusalem (2009).

MAPS

Terrestrial Jerusalem, Map of Jersualem and Surroundings

Americans for Peace Now:
Facts on the Ground