...and now, the conflict in the Middle East, explained in its entirely believe it or not -- and in the simplest, most straightforward way imaginable -- in a little animation called This Land is Mine by Nina Paley, with a little help from Pat Boone and the dulcet honeyed tones of the incomparable Andy Williams. Effing brilliant. Watch and learn.
This Land Is Mine from Nina Paley on Vimeo. A brief history of the land called Israel/Palestine/Canaan/the Levant.
Who's-killing-who viewer's guide here: http://blog.ninapaley.com/2012/10/01/this-land-is-mine/
NEW: we now have MERCH! A This Land Is Mine silk pocket square: http://questioncopyright.com/sm-tlim-pocket-sq.html Makes a great fashion accessory or matzoh cover, and supports the artist.