Good article, the way we perceive tragedy in psychological terms - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    is too often overlooked. None of us are rational - we all find our heartstrings pulled more by the plight of a human with a face than a statistic (e.g. "2000 killed"), even though rationality tells us that the statistic deserves more attention. Israelis and Palestinians need to grapple more intelligently with this undeniable aspect of human nature. Meekly succumbing to it puts the peace process back, as the author clearly shows.

    from the article: Is it easier to divide Jerusalem or free terrorists?
    First published 01:57 23.12.09 | Last updated 08:46 23.12.09
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