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'50 Completely True Things,' a Palestinian-American's call for compromise, strikes a chord on social media

(JTA) — Last fall, Mo Husseini wrote a series of propositions — what he called “50 Completely True Things” — about the Israel-Hamas war and posted it on the social media site Threads.

Identifying himself as “a Palestinian American who is tired of stupid people,” Husseini set out to puncture myths on both sides of the conflict, suggesting that neither Palestinians nor Israelis had a monopoly on truth, justice or the moral high ground.

“This isn’t an essay in Foreign Affairs, you know? This is an idiot shit posting on the internet in trying to leverage a sense of humor to point out the delusions...

 

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