I couldn't agree more with this article- the Israeli-Palestinian conflict polarizes people like no other issue I know of. There are points in history where I think Israel was in the wrong. There are points in history where I think Palestinians were in the wrong. This issue is not black and white. Bradley Burston stated it perfectly; "It will require a conscious decision to get past the idea that Israel must lose if Palestine is to win, and vice versa." If only more people could realize this. I lived in Jerusalem for a while and could empathize with both sides of the conflict on various points. The issue is very much grey.
Three minors arrested in Jaffa for throwing rocks at a bus; no injuries reported (Haaretz)
from the article: Pro-Mideast in America: Getting past 'Pro-Israel' and 'Pro-Palestine'