A Pakistani Muslim woman attends a conference in Israel, and loves what she sees

Raheel Raza relates her personal thoughts from the Israeli Presidential Conference 2011, in Jerusalem

President Peres addresses the conference in 2008
Raheel Raza
On 28 June 2011 10:40

I have been on a fascinating journey for the past few days – a journey which started back home in Toronto and has now brought me to Israel. When I got the invitation to speak at the global "Facing Tomorrow 2011" conference, I first thought they had mistaken me for someone else: the roster of speakers was impressive to say the least.

Then I decided that they must have thought they needed some balance. So that's why they invited me! Luckily I have no ego, so I contented myself with that.

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