In this episode of “Last Week Tonight with John Oliver,” the host dives into the complex and tense Israel-Hamas conflict. John Oliver begins with a humorous take on recent events, touching on celebrity reactions and online discussions surrounding the war. The transcript outlines the misconceptions around Hamas, emphasizing that not all Palestinians support the organization. Oliver sheds light on the extreme positions of both Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Hamas, criticizing their leadership. The episode concludes with a call for empathy and peace talks as essential components to resolving the long-standing and devastating Israel-Hamas conflict. Oliver’s analysis provides a thoughtful and nuanced perspective on a challenging and sensitive international issue.