In Israel, as in Gaza, human rights are our last line of protection
You're no traitor to Israel if you express dismay over Gaza's dead; Israel itself has consistently supported the creation of international human rights norms, just not their application to its own violations.
My brother and I experienced the current Israel-Gaza conflict quite differently. He is 20, serving out his military service and has been fighting in Gaza. I, on the other hand, work for Amnesty International Israel, an organization that is now heavily involved in documenting and campaigning on the apparent crimes perpetrated by both sides of this conflict. I am also a conscientious objector.
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