Imagine how this conflict would go if the Palestinian's weren't so cowardly and instead used non-violent protests. You know, like Gandhi.
Nah, that kind of stuff never works.
That's not entirely true, it worked for Gandhi in combination with a) a decades-long violent struggle for independence and b) the Nazis nearly bankrupting the British empire.
The UNIX philosophy basically involves giving you enough rope to hang yourself. And then a couple of feet more, just to be sure.