... despite the Israel/Palestine issue's centrality to so many strategic issues that concern America, and despite the fervent fantasies of the Israeli right, the vast majority of Americans simply could not care less about the conflict. Most Americans, in fact, could not locate Israel on a map if their lives depended on it. Obama won't bring this up, or at least won't give it much attention, because most Americans simply don't care. It sucks, but there it is.
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from the article: Obama's State of the Conflict address