“A look at the violence occurring in Israel — What is going on?”
Peace is elusive in the best of times and most perfect of circumstances. But when disrespect and disdain disappear, so does any promise for peace. In the case of Israeli and Palestinian effort to achieve peace, it feels, well, impossible. Instead of focusing on ways to achieve peace, all parties retain their grudges and wreckage from the past, then sort and curate it into a single story that works for them. But that story is never the only one. It is, however, the story most Americans have heard. I’m not saying it isn’t true, or doesn’t contain truth, but it shouldn’t stand alone. There is more!