Anything but an RPG

Using arms is foolish, because that is Israel’s game, in which it excels and which it is liable to bring it down to the point of no return of brutalization.

“The only solution is an RPG [a rocket-propelled grenade]” a young man teased me in front of the two modest houses of the Washaha family in Bir Zeit, which was ruined and demolished last Thursday by fire from the Yamam counterterrorism unit and Nahal Brigade infantry forces. Why did he tease me? Because the young man, whom I’ve known since he was a child, knows my...