I have been asking myself the same question for the last ten years, roaming around an empty analysis of someone who probably lives in denial. The question of what happened to this Palestinian identity, cause, that element of who we are that made us so unique that shared love to homeland, regardless to its borders or even place, that feeling of being Palestinians?
When the dispute between Fateh and Hamas started, and the Sharon’s bet on a fragmentation within the society when he left Gaza, I thought that this was impossible to be. After all, what was so special about us as a society was this mixture of ideals and thoughts in the same household. A Palestinian family naturally comprised of a Fateh, communist, Islamic and no affiliation individual inside it, and all shared the same passion for the love of a homeland called Palestine.
As this naïve thinking is…
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