Rick Steves: Reflections on Israel and Palestine

I've been duped. Do you know the frustration you feel when you believed in something strongly and then you realize that the information that made you believe was from a source with an agenda to deceive? I just watched a powerful and courageous documentar Full Story »

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Posted by: Posted by Dwight Rousu - Apr 9, 2012 - 11:41 PM PDT
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by Bob Herrschaft - Apr. 10, 2012

I must commend Rick Steve's for taking a very courageous stand on an issue that is the root cause of many problems in the MidEast, one that divides many Americans, Jews and non Jews, alike. Unfortunately, Israel has become a predominantly religious state, bolstered by indiscriminate American aid and that alone is not good for either Israelis, the Palestinians or Americans. The issue is so complex and so politically charged that it is is no wonder it has become taboo for civil ... More »

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by Dwight Rousu - Apr. 9, 2012

The question of whether Israel is conducting a brutal military occupation or a reasonable defense against terrorism gets no real airtime. If we care about the long-term ... More »

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