Rina Cakrani
Jun 16, 2017

The perspective of an insider

Rachna Shah
Jun 17, 2017

Thank you for sharing this piece, Rina. It's often true that when people from another country examine a foreign conflict, we reduce it to the facts: numbers (of people killed, of people living in settlements) and facts in addition to judgments. We need to understand that actual people are being affected on a day to day basis by decisions and policies of the past and present when developing resolutions and policies for the future.

Rina Cakrani
Jul 30, 2017

Yes, and i also think that unless you talk to people from both sides, you cant really have a well-constructed opinion

Rachna Shah
Jul 30, 2017

Definitely! Especially as an outsider.

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