Imagine for a moment the drama unfolding in Israel and Palestine today, not as it is depicted here in the US. Imagine it as it is on the ground for people who are being forced from their homes. Just sit with the simple tragedy of losing your home for a moment. Let the drama unfold in the quiet spaces of your heart, whether you be Muslim, Jew or Christian.
This is just the Gaza strip, where sand and desert meet a dessicating lack of fresh water and a beach stretching off towards the sandstone mosques of Egypt and the white washed homes of Greece.
Now, imagine the same thing in the fertile West Bank–land the prophets plowed, where Jesus walked and Muhammed ascended to heaven on his horse Burak.
You can’t, because no Israeli government will ever allow it to happen. I’m not saying it’s right or wrong. I’m just telling it like I see it. The Israeli’s won’t let go of an inch of the West Bank that they’ve already settled.