Former President Barack Obama emphasized the need to acknowledge the complexity of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
He highlighted that to make progress, it’s essential to recognize the multifaceted nature of the situation. He also addressed the difficulty of discussing the conflict on social media and TikTok activism, suggesting that true understanding and change can be better achieved through dialogue, including with those who hold opposing views.
Obama stressed that a comprehensive perspective is necessary, admitting that no party is entirely blameless, and constructive conversations should involve listening and understanding differing viewpoints. These comments came amid the Israeli military’s focus on Hamas in Gaza.