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How to solve the Israeli-Palestinian question: A talk with Naim Ateek

Israel’s settlements in the West Bank and East Jerusalem, on land it captured in 1967, are a major impediment to peace with Palestinians, according to both Israelis and Palestinians. So far, the Netanyahu government has rebuffed the White House’s directives … Continue reading

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Clinton’s Hollow Words in Jerusalem

  The idea has been annunciated for so many years – by so many U.S. presidents, Secretaries of State, and other world leaders – that it’s now sacrosanct: A two-state solution. Those four words have become an Om-like mantra for … Continue reading

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