For nearly a decade, educators, faith leaders and community organizers have used our discussion guides and films highlighting Israeli and Palestinian grassroots nonviolence leaders to explore questions about the conflict: from the role of civil society and media to the importance of women's participation. Take the stories of these leaders beyond the theater into your classrooms and community centers today.

My Neighbourhood

Provides background information and discussion questions about settlement growth in East Jerusalem and nonviolent responses to this alarming trend. Download 32-page PDF.  

Supplemental Resources
T'ruah (formerly RHR-North America) Supplemental Discussion Guide
My Neighbourhood Resources Hub (includes maps and legal and historical background about East Jerusalem)
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Recommended Visionary Interviews
Daniel Seidemann, Hagit Ofran, Meir Margalit 

Thematic Discussions
Nonviolence, Religion

Budrus

Provides background information and discussion questions exploring themes including the role of women in nonviolence, unity across political factions, movement building and more. Download 36-page PDF.

Supplemental Resources
Churches for Middle East Peace Supplemental Discussion Guide
J Street Supplemental Discussion Guide

Recommended Visionary Interviews
Iltezam Morrar, Ayed Morrar, Kobi Snitz

Thematic Discussions
Nonviolence

Home Front: Portraits from Sheikh Jarrah

Provides background about East Jerusalem and modules around the Palestinian and Israeli nonviolence leaders featured in the series. Download 18-page PDF.  

Supplemental Resources
T'ruah (formerly RHR-North America) Supplemental Discussion Guide
Churches for Middle East Peace Supplemental Discussion Guide
Home Front Resources Hub (includes maps and legal and historical background about East Jerusalem)
+972 Magazine
News Archive

Recommended Visionary Interviews
Daniel Seidemann, Hagit Ofran, Meir Margalit 

Thematic Discussions
Nonviolence, Religion

Encounter Point

Provides background information about the film and discussion questions exploring the role of peacebuilding and nonviolence in the Israeli-Palestinian context, media analysis and leadership. Download 30-page PDF.

Supplemental Resources
Churches for Middle East Peace Supplemental Discussion Guide
Films that Change the World Purim to Passover Supplemental Guide

Recommended Visionary Interviews
Robi Damelin, George Sa'adeh, Ali Abu Awwad, Ayelet Shahak, Shlomo Zagman, Tzvika Shahak, Rutie Atsmon

Thematic Discussions
Nonviolence, Religion, Conceptions of Peace, Hopes and Fears