Katya Lipovetzky, an Israeli, recently graduated from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem. Hashem Sayyed, a
Palestinian, recently graduated from al-Quds University, the Palestinian university of Jerusalem.
Hashem and Katya are APN's summer interns, working together to produce our second storytelling event, The
The two are enrolled in New Story Leadership, a summer program in
Washington that gives young Israelis and Palestinians a chance to meet each other, to network, to learn how
Washington works and to hone their leadership skills.
In this short episode, Ori Nir and Stephanie Breitsman talk with Katya and Hashem about their lives and the
conflict. To meet the two of them and four more of the NSL fellows Come to The Dove on July
20th, at Busboys and Poets in Washington, DC at 8:30 PM. If you can't attend, you'll be able to listen to these
young people's stories on a special episode of PeaceCast.