By Ben Cohen
Jimmy Carter is one of the only sane voices on the Middle East within mainstream circles (and has been ruthlessly slandered by people like Alan Dershowitz), but continues to speak out about the oppression of the Palestinian people. Carter remains optimistic about the prospects for peace, and maintains an agreement can be reached despite the recent violence. Here he is on The Daily Show promoting his new book on the issue and explaining why Obama presents a new opportunity in the Middle East:
The Daily Show With Jon StewartM – Th 11p / 10cJimmy Carter Pt. 1
Ben Cohen is the editor and founder of The Daily Banter. He lives in Washington DC where he does podcasts, teaches Martial Arts, and tries to be a good father. He would be extremely disturbed if you took him too seriously.