Video: The Middle East Problem

From Prager University:

Recently, the United States tried to broker negotiations between Israel and the Palestinians. You may wonder why Israel and its neighbors are always fighting and always in the news. What exactly is the Middle East problem all about? In this week’s video, Dennis Prager explains. In five minutes, you’ll see why it’s the easiest conflict in the world to understand, but the hardest to solve. Watch the video and let us know how it clarified the issue for you or for someone you know

Course Description

The Middle East conflict is framed as one of the most complex problems in the world. But, in reality, it’s very simple. Israelis want to live in peace and are willing to accept a neighboring Palestinian state. And most Palestinians do not want Israel to exist. As Dennis Prager explains, this is really all you need to know. In 5 minutes, understand how Israel was founded, and how, since that auspicious day in 1948, its neighbors have tried to destroy it, again and again.