Don't let your naivete get the better of you. There have been opportunities for peace since long before Israel came into existence, but every such opportunity was torpedoed by virulent anti-Jewish hatred - first by Haj Amin al Husseini (pre-1948), then by his nephew Yasser Arafat, and now by Ahmadinejad, Nasrallah and the Mufti of Cairo. I suggest you take a very sobering tour through the schoolbooks used in classrooms of 5-year old Palestinian kids. Those books are loaded with blood libel. Who paid for those books? The Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA) made a very substantial contribution ...
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