July 16, 2014

A World of Order vs. a World of Disorder

Thomas Friedman, New York Times

The Associated Press

I’ve argued for a while now that it is always useful to study the Israeli-Arab conflict because it is to the wider war of civilizations what Off Broadway is to Broadway. A lot of stuff starts there and then goes to Broadway. So what’s playing Off Broadway these days? The Israeli-Arab conflict has become a miniature of the most relevant divide in the world today: the divide between the “world of order” and the “world of disorder.”

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TAGGED: Israel, Geopolitics, Palestine

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