A subtle, unnoticed, yet crucial change has taken place since 2011, with the inception and collapse of the “Arab Spring.”
Start, actually, with 2014 and the ISIS beheadings. No one, from the beheaders to the outraged citizens of the world, has linked ISIS to the Israel-Palestinian conflict.
No one believes, or even considers, that if Israel and the Palestinians were at peace, ISIS and its dreams of a caliphate would not exist.
A myth of some seven decades has finally bitten the dust.