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    • Derrick
    • 24.02.10 | 08:26 (IST)

    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.

    from the article: Pro-Mideast in America: Getting past 'Pro-Israel' and 'Pro-Palestine'
    First published 10:26 17.02.10 | Last updated 16:01 17.02.10
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