that it also turns political. i think a truly good idea would be to do profiles of palestinians, just like haaretz was doing profiles of israeli families - their houses, jobs, worries etc. obviously politics would enter into it, but it would be portraits of people rather than icons. this article is actually on the right path, before it goes away into being a quasi-political interview.
Palestinian sources report Gaza rocket fired toward Israel explodes inside Strip (Haaretz)
from the article: From dust to dust