Lance, Please don't confuse every American in the same mindset as yours. For one, this American doesn't think that Israel has embraced peace gestures all the time. In fact, everytime a right leaning party has come in power it acts just like the right leaning Hamas. It takes compromise on both side and I'm sorry to say that Netanyahu is wrong this time, period.
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from the article: Netanyahu's rhetoric over policy is jeopardizing Israel