Yea-Sayers

June 13 2014

Of the twelve men sent by Moses to “spy out” the land of Israel, only Caleb and Joshua argue in defense of faith in God’s purpose; but each has his own motive. 

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More about: Biblical Politics, Caleb, Joshua

What Palestinians Want

July 10 2020

In an extensive report on a major survey of Palestinian public opinion, David Pollock sums up his key findings. Above all, the results suggest that large numbers of Palestinians are willing to make compromises with Israel in the short term, but tend to harbor maximalist, even militant, long-term goals:

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More about: Palestinian public opinion, Palestinians, Two-State Solution