‘Christian Birthright’ takes college students to Knesset

04.08.2011                      04.Aw-Elul, 5771

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‘Christian Birthright’ takes college students to Knesset

Youth come to Israel to study democracy and treatment of minorities.

Latrice Nettles wants to be the first female African-American president of the United States – or at least an American ambassador to a Middle Eastern country. So it’s probably a good thing for Israel that Nettles, a student at the Springfield campus of the University of Illinois, came to the Jewish state to learn about Israeli democracy and how the country treats its minorities.
Nettles came on the Israel Experience College Scholarship Program, a rigorous, threeweek study tour of Israel, which takes top Christian students from universities in the US, and other countries, and educates them about Israel….