Mourners attend the funeral of Al Jazeera reporter Shireen Abu Akleh on May 13, 2022 in Jerusalem, Israel. (Photo by Amir Levy/Getty Images)

Did Israelis or Palestinians kill the Al Jazeera journalist?

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I am going to use the word “And” a lot. In moments like this, I find the word “and” to be a helpful antidote to extremism and a healthy way to dialogue. 

The death of Palestinian-American Shireen Abu Akleh is tragic. Let’s start there. She was a woman whose worldview looked very different from mine, and I am sure she and I would disagree on quite a lot. She worked for an organization (Al Jazeera), which I have real trouble with. 

And, she was a journalist, who should not have been killed. And, she was a woman who was a role mod...

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