A Jerusalem Apartheid Picture the Media Missed

The international media flooded into the Old City near the Kotel to see the Women of Wall.

Hat hiding face from camera

Not all those protesting the Women of Wall wanted to be identified,

Women of Wall on Rosh Chodesh Sivan

and certainly not everyone was laughing, kissing, loving the moment or dancing, but


the crowd was overwhelming and the blog comments are full of seldom-seen passion.

Wow, What a Rosh Chodesh! 

But with all the photos and media and passionate blog posts and comments,

Arab woman and boy in Jerusalem

did you see see one photo like this one?

On that wild Friday morning, an Arab woman and her children were walking in the Old City.

Certainly not exciting like the Nakba photos of this week,

but another incident of Israeli Apartheid going unreported, as they turned to enter the Christian Quarter.


Real Jstreets

I lived in the United States, Canada and Australia before moving to Israel in the midst of the Second Lebanon War. For the last ten years, walking the streets of Jerusalem, the scenes I saw every day did not resemble the ones familiar in the Western media. Now I try to share those positive images with the world, what is really happening in Jerusalem, Israel, The Real Jerusalem Streets

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