Who joins the organization?

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The Olive Tree Initiative is and will remain non-partisan and a-political. The membership of the organization shall consist of those willing to challenge their biases and preconceptions in order to expand their point of view by gaining meaningful knowledge through experiential education.  The membership tends to consist of those interested in a rigorous, academic study of conflicts in order to procure real change here and in the region.  Membership is open to any and all members of the student body, regardless of race, gender, religion, political views, and sexual orientation.  Diversity is encouraged.