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  • Israel-Palestine Population By the Numbers

    Israel-Palestine Population By the Numbers

    The relative size of the population of Arabs and Jews in Israel Palestine– as well as the raw numbers of people involved– tends to surprise many people in the West. Perhaps it is emblematic of the problems there, but the numbers can be confusing to pin down or understand because the definition of the areas…

  • Infographic: New Survey of Palestinian opinion

    Infographic: New Survey of Palestinian opinion

    It can be a startling for Westerners to see a scientific poll of Palestinian residents asking, among other things, if they are in favor of a third intifada, but it is an improvement over the not-too-distant past when far too few people cared what Palestinians thought. When the first intifada erupted in December of 1987 it…