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Maya Norton · October, 2009

Welcome to my profile on Global Voices Online. I love reading, writing, traveling, and hearing people's stories, especially those whose lives are different than my own. Professionally, I work with indigenous and minority communities with an emphasis on Arab-Jewish and Israeli-Palestinian relations.

Connect on Twitter – and say hello: http://twitter.com/MayaNorton.

My original blog can be seen here: http://TheNewJew.wordpress.com. It was the first Jewish philanthropy blog on the internet and a true act of love.

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Latest posts by Maya Norton from October, 2009

Israel: Civil Marriage Good for Women's Rights

Israel: Future Gay Tourist Hub?

Israel: Sviva Israel is Best Practice in Social Media

Israel: Charitable Giving at Every Level

Israel: What Other Countries Eat

Israel: Exploring Hebrew's Latin Roots

Israel: Can Tel Aviv Become a Biking Mecca?

Israel:Blog Action Day for the Environment

On Blog Action Day, October 15, Israeli bloggers were already looking ahead to October 24 when environmental organizations, activists, and bloggers too, are planning a day of climate change protest...

Israel: Conscietious Objectors on World Tour

Israel: Ancient Prayers, Modern Messages in Jerusalem

Israel: Photos of Jerusalem Festivities

Israel: Daniel Lubetzky: Social Innovator for Arabs, Jews

Israel: Film Clip of Anne Frank Released

Israel: Ahmed Amrani Promotes Eco-Awareness Among Bedouins

Israel: Ahmadinejad A Jew?

Britain's Telegraph published a story claiming that Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's family may have Jewish roots. Israeli bloggers react to the news in this post.

Israel: Prayers and Practices for Day of Atonement

This year, Yom Kippur was celebrated by Jews around the world on September 28th. As the holiest day of the Jewish calendar approached, Israeli bloggers took to the internet to...

Israel: Hacking Ahmedinejad's Gmail Account– With Screenshot

Israel: iTunes Podcasts Aim to Convert Jews to Christianity

Israel: In Ramallah and Shechem, “Occupation” Dominates

Israel: Researcher Close to Finding Alzheimer's Vaccine

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