Dream on. Atwood lives in another world. Certainly not the one that Palestinian Arabs live in, as they are present constituted. It is no wonder that Atwood indicates that the change begins with Israel. It never will with the Palestinians. They cannot come to an agreement since their political leaders have no mandate to settle the situation in a mutually beneficial way. As for Israel, committing suicide is not halachically acceptable to say the least.
Labor court orders Jerusalem light rail operators to return to work (Haaretz)
from the article: Mideast peace needs prophets, not yes-men