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Israel/Palestinian Conflict
The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict is one over land. Visiting the region, the hatred is almost palpable. How can such a disdain for another people take place in and around the world's holiest city. Jerusalem is a city worshiped by Christians, Muslims and Jews. Many say this conflict is the root to all Middle East conflict. Will there ever be an end? Should the two groups mix into one country or should they live separately? Walls have been built, graffiti has been sprayed and words have cut silence. No treaty has lasted, bombs have been sent and checkpoints are in place. Who has right to this land? What role and right does the United States play in this long battle? It is up to you to decide.

KWL Chart
Class Blog
VoiceThread
VoiceThread Timeline directions
Good websites for further research
Interactive, visual timeline of Israeli-Palestinian conflict
Israel - West Bank Barrier Wall Pictures
Map of checkpoints in West Bank
Promises Film Project
Research Poll
Map of Israel and Occupied Territories actual size compared to Northeastern United States