How do the themes of the Iliad relate to today’s world? I just need help with some ideas..?

Question by cutiepie944: How do the themes of the Iliad relate to today’s world? I just need help with some ideas..?
Focus on a character or theme and relate it to how we see the influence of The Iliad in today’s news, politics, film, television, advertising, sports, fashion, comic books, or other areas not listed. Use at least two examples. Identify the features that relate to The Iliad and discuss how effective your example/s is/are in raising some of the same issues found in Homer’s Iliad

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Answer by Terry
The wars of the middle east are near the same as the Iliad all involved are right and wrong by each others belief.

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