How about the following, from the same Pew study I cited earlier: "Four years ago, French respondents sympathized with the Palestinians over Israel by roughly two-to-one (36% to 19%). Today, idential percentages sympathize with each side in the Israel-Palestinian disspute." Groundswell going the other way from your assertions, Nick.
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