Would not the Palestinians benefit more from a drop of religious rhetoric?
Janet Baker (1/26, Opinion, “As I See It: “It’s time for all to be heard on Palestinian issues, rights”) adds the question, “Have I mentioned there are also Christians living in Gaza?” as if this has bearing on the conflict.
Religious righteousness has continued to fuel the fighting. Only after unfounded beliefs are abandoned will there be peace in the region. It is time to abandon childish things. We are all part of one tribe — the human one, no god required.