Island of Peace
This article was originally published on April 7, 2016. We are sharing it with our new readers in hopes that it may inspire new thoughts and conversations with your family
Workers at SodaStream set a wonderful example how to co-exist
This video shows different workers at SodaStream. The workers are Jewish and Muslim, Israeli and Palestinian. Some are religious and some are not. They speak different languages. In these troubled times, what happens in this video may not be common, but they can be.
The video shows the friendships that these SodaStream workers have formed. A Palestinian worker hugs his Jewish, Israeli co-worker. An Israeli worker befriended her Palestinian manager. It is a wonderful thing that with so much hatred in the world, the workers at SodaStream have formed an “Island of Peace”, not only tolerating each other but becoming friends with each other.
I think that everyone can learn from the amazing friendships in the SodaStream workforce – a heartwarming co-existence that defies the troubled times of today.
Here’s the video: