Seasonal Networking: If Joseph and Mary Had Facebook
Published December 8th, 2011 - 11:40 GMT
Joseph and Mary's Facebook nativity story; Bethlehem, the Home of Christmas: Top Destinations; A Palestinian and an Israeli call for having those difficult conversations; A Jordanian blogger voices his opinion on transparency.
There is much more to Palestine than conflict. From the Church of Nativity to Banksy, the city of Bethlehem has many diverse sights to offer, as noted by American blogger Annie.
"Palestine is awakening with new spirit and excitement and offers a unique travel experience that will leave you with memories that will last a lifetime."
A Social Network Christmas: If Joseph & Mary Had Facebook
Have you ever wondered what important historical events would be like if social networks existed at the time? How about the nativity? Elie from Lebanon shares a video portraying just that!
"A priest friend of mine shared this video with me the other day, whereby a “modernized” look at Christmas is tackled."
A law professor starts a talk on Palestine at San Francisco Law School with a 25 year-old dry rose. Given to him as a an apology while studying in Palestine, the sentimental item represents the freedom to have those difficult conversations.
"I hope that will be a theme for tonight. If we can't talk here then how can anyone talk and how can there be progress."