Why Israel needs a Palestinian state

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Summary: <p>Fifty <span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8px;">years after the six-day war, Israel needs a Palestinian state­—for the sake of its own democracy. Palestinians have grievously damaged their case through decades of violence, but occupation is turning Israeli politics towards ethno-religious chauvinism. With Donald Trump arriving in the Middle East in search of the “ultimate deal”, it is not too late to strive for peace</span></p>