An American Buddhist, Palestinian and Israeli try to see and understand the humanity in "the other" and forge connections that promote empathy, understanding and, in their wildest hopes, peace. Hotel Everest is their story.
"When we speak of a Jewish state we do not mean a racist or theocratic state; but a state which will be based upon full equality and full rights for all if its inhabitants, without any discrimination between religions or races, and without a take-over or enslavement" - Rabbi Abba Hillel Silver
“John Rosove does what so many of us have struggled to do, and does it brilliantly: He makes the case for liberal Judaism to his children." Rabbi Eric Yoffie, President Emeritus of the Union for Reform Judaism
This book is a collection of thirteen letters offering a common sense guide and road map for a new generation of young men and women who find Jewish orthodoxy, tradition, issues, and beliefs impenetrable in 21st Century society.