Viewing the Israeli-Hamas Conflict with a “What’s Past is Prologue” Lens; Also, What Was Happening in the Americas in 1491?

James Keys and Tunde Ogunlana take a look at the historical context of the current conflict between Israel and Hamas and consider whether after 75+ years of conflict, there is any pathway to an end to this cycle of violence (1:13).  The guys also discuss some recent research into what was happening in the Americas right before Columbus landed (48:44).

Hamas surprise attack out of Gaza stuns Israel and leaves hundreds dead in fighting, retaliation (AP News)

Israel pulverises Gaza after Hamas attack as it collects its dead (Reuters)

How Hamas staged Israel lightning assault no-one thought possible (BBC)

The Entire Israeli-Palestine Conflict Explained | Secret Wars Uncovered | War Stories (YouTube)

History of the Israeli–Palestinian conflict (Wikipedia)

What Do You Know About 1491? (The Atlantic) (Apple News Link)