Has the Israeli-Palestinian conflict been going on for millennia? Is it too complicated to sort out? Is it simply a modern fight between competing nationalisms? Perhaps it’s a dispute over real estate, caused by settler colonialism? Is religion the problem? Or are politicians to blame?
Before adopting any of these perspectives, I invite you to join me on a journey into the past.
When exactly did relations between these two communities sour? And why?
This course traces the origin of the Palestinian-Israeli conflict. It aims to be simple, but not simplistic. These twenty-five short videos (in Spanish with English subtitles) address twenty-five big questions about the origins of the Conflict. Join me!