No, PZ, you are correct. I am not living there to live with the cosequences. But you are and you are a responsible party in creating those consequences. I have never disassociated myself from the tribe. For me, its a for better or worse situation. I hope sometime in the coming year to do precisely what you suggest. Work in Palestine with a volenteer organization. I would very much like to meet Amira Haas while there. Shabat shalom, to you.
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