CDN, Dec 3 2015

 

The assassin was not a lone psychotic gunman. Instead he was a young man nurtured within Israel’s far-right religious institutions. After the murder, he was hailed as a hero by many, not only in Israel, but among kindred spirits in the United States.

Haaretz, Nov. 9, 2015

 

The numbers speak for themselves. Simply look at the Jewish population, which continues to shrink compared with greater Israel’s Arab population. Today’s population, from the Mediterranean Sea to the Jordan River, is 52 percent Jewish. By the year 2020, the population is projected to be 49 percent Jewish and by 2030 just 44 percent Jewish.

Jews for Justice for Palestinians, June 30th, 2016

openDemocracy
April 29, 2016. Originally published August 2014.


Anti-Zionist Jews, members of Jewdas, join the march, summer 2014. Photo by Ray Filar.

 

As a child I learned that “the Israel/Palestine conflict” is highly complex, with a long history of wrongs on both sides.