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Is Ghazi Albuliwi the Palestinian Woody Allen? ”A sexual jihad. A huge orgy of Israelis and Palestinians, in which everyone puts their politics aside and concentrates on what’s really important: sex.” That is the unconventional solution to the Middle East conflict proposed by the Jordanian-born and Brooklyn-raised director Ghazi Albuliwi, 37.
A bubbling new subculture is taking hold among young Palestinians living in Israel.
“We founded the Jazar group because there wasn’t a place where we could party, where we could express ourselves,” Fadel said. “When we used to go into parties, they would ask us for our army IDs,” he recounted, amused. “We wanted our own space where young people could feel confident speaking Arabic. The goal is to create a place where we can feel comfortable, where lesbians and gays can also come, as far as I am concerned even nude.”