When Israelis Mourn a Palestinian Victim

This was not about politics, we knew; this was about being human.
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A long, long time ago, after three Jewish teens were kidnapped and murdered, after an Arab teen was then murdered, but before the rockets and the ground war and the funerals and the 12 cease-fires and the anguish and the destruction -- this was a country overcome by collective guilt and horror, reeling from the pain that there are Jews, too, who murder innocents.

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