The Second Battle of Mohammed al-Dura Is a Lost Cause - Just Like the First

Instead of fighting over what happened 13 years ago, we should be addressing the future of Israel's occupation of the West Bank.

Israel did not lose the First Battle of Mohammed al-Dura, on September 30, 2000, when millions of people around the world saw the footage filmed by Talal Abu Rahma and were convinced that Israeli soldiers had deliberately targeted and killed a 12-year-old boy. Yes, I know all the tired old tropes about various terrorists, murderers and suicide bombers citing Dura as a justification for their actions. As if anyone...