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Reply To: What were some of your primary takeaways after reading Matti Friedman’s “There Is No ‘Israeli-Palestinian Conflict’”?

Joe Suh

Appreciate how your view extends beyond just one player and context and considers the histories, realities, possibilities, and complexities of all in the region. As Friedman says, “Abandoning the pleasures of the simple story for the confusing realities of the bigger picture is emotionally unsatisfying. An observer is denied a clear villain or an ideal solution.”