What can the history of human rights teach us about resolving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict?

Every cab ride through Jerusalem is a lesson in political debate. One ride, however, left me with a deeper insight into the role of human rights in the current Israeli-Palestinian conflict. In this recently published essay of mine, I recall that encounter in the context of a new global history of human rights, and a raft of new controversial ideas about how to reconcile the rights of two peoples in Israel/Palestine. Read more here.