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    • Larry Snider
    • 16.09.13 | 14:04 (IDT)

    President Carter recognizes the importance of the voice of the people in endorsing the results of the current Peace Process being negotiated by the teams led by Tzipi Livni and Saeb Erekat. There is a grave problem because both people's while they support an amorphous concept of peace will not support the concessions necessary to get there. To overcome this large stumbling block it is necessary to begin an ongoing People to People Dialogue on the Meaning of Peace that brings together Israelis and Palestinians to respectfully discuss the issues and to listen and learn from each other. There needs to be talks that lead people together to actually promote peace.

    from the article: Legitimizing Middle East peace through referendum
    First published 12:51 15.09.13 | Last updated 12:51 15.09.13
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