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Maya Norton

Welcome to my homepage on Global Voices Online. I love reading, writing, and hearing people's stories, especially those whose lives are different than my own.

Connect with me on Twitter: http://twitter.com/MayaNorton or Facebook: www.facebook.com/TheNewJew. 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

5 November 2013

Palestinian Pick-Up Lines

Humor, especially dark humor, is a culturally acquired taste – especially in a war zone. The hashtag #PalestinianPickUpLines has recently been trending on Twitter, garnering tens of additions in the...

20 June 2010

Israel: World Cup Bonanza – Back to the Game

Maya Norton's attempts to find World Cup reactions in Israeli blogs are being foiled by a minor dilemma - it seems that most Israeli World Cup fans are too busy...

Israel: Dubious Thanks to USAID

Israel: Storing Water for Emergencies

Israel: A Woman's Power to Name Herself

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