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Friends or foes? Visit to bombed mosque reveals more questions than answers
Friends or foes? Visit to bombed mosque reveals more questions than answers

Since my family's move a year ago from Baltimore to a kibbutz in northern Israel, driving by the growing Arab villages and towns that dot the roads of the Galilee has given me an uneasy feeling. I have so little contact with this ever-increasing population. Who are these non-Jewish neighbors of ours? What do they think about us? Can they accept the notion of a Jewish state as long as their political and human rights are protected? As I drive past their homes and communities, I want to go talk to them and ask them how they feel. I have always felt uncomfortable about others telling me what Arabs think. The stereotyping of Arab and Jew, Israeli and Palestinian that is so common in...

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