Evidence indicates that coexistence is possible if the current imbalance of power and policies of discrimination are overturned.
One of the most commonly-held myths about the conflict between Israelis and Palestinians is that it is intractable due to ancient racism. In reality, as discussed in the secion on history, this conflict is not ancient, and there is no deep-seated hatred for Jews or Judaism in the Middle East. In fact, Jewish people have historically been treated quite well in Muslim and Arab countries.
Alison Weir's new book Against Our Better Judgement: How the U.S. was used to create Israel brings together meticulously sourced evidence to outline the largely unknown history of U.S.-Israel relations.