Palestinians have been struggling for a homeland for seven decades. This struggle has taken on many forms and has raged in several continents. Following a long armed struggle for the liberation of all of Palestine, it became apparent to all involved that peace is the only viable option with mutual acceptance by Palestinians and Israelis of each side’s right to exist and prosper.
At one point in history, father figures, not simple leaders, stepped in and convinced their people that it is not easy but possible to dream of security and peace. They spoke of sacrifice, reconciliation, and concessions.Octavia Nasr