1. So you've probably heard the term "Israeli settlements" in the news lately
2. That's because when it comes to peace negotiations, they're something of a sore spot
3. First off, the UN has deemed them illegal
4. Of course, not everyone agrees
5. The way some people see it, the settlements are part of a sort of slow-motion invasion
6. And akin to South African apartheid
7. While others believe they are simply moving into an area...
8. That is rightfully theirs
9. Either way, how the government encourages Israelis to move into these housing complexes is a controversy in and of itself
10. As is the issue of where the settlements have been constructed
11. Israeli settlers have suffered as well when, from time to time, the government has taken action against what it qualifies as unsanctioned or otherwise problematic settlements
12. Meanwhile, many Palestinians face checkpoints and other forms of travel restrictions in relation to Israeli settlements that make visiting family or attending work or school difficult and even impossible
13. Clearly, this is something...
14. We could go on and on about
15. But what it really adds up to
16. Is a really difficult two state solution
17. Which is exactly what this guy is hoping for
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