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"I see signs of hope when we have little victories. We should always look at ourselves as hetz’yo zakay, hetz’yo hayav - everything is perfectly balanced, and we never know what little act we will take that seems meaningless, pointless, irrelevant, useless at the time - but whether that will be the act that tips the scales one way or the other… It is also a wonderfully liberating thing to know, to believe that even when you can’t see things, things are happening."
Rabbi Arik Ascherman | Rabbis for Human Rights
"You cannot lead society while sitting in your office. You have to be among the people to lead them."
Ayed Morrar | Budrus Community Organizer
"The public is supposed to scream and the government should be afraid of that happening."
Hagit Ofran | Peace Now
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