It’s pointless to predict what will happen three decades from now. I can’t counsel Palestinians, Hang in there, things might look up in 30 years’ time. Or better, as Annie said a few days ago, Israeli-occupied Palestine. The reason that there are no popular organizations to collectivize the Palestinian struggle is because people like the authors of this article do their small bit to completely negate Palestinian identity by using the terminology: the occupied territories. That is Israeli terminology DESIGNED to have the effect Finkelstein describes. But I doubt they’ll persuade most young people. Tom Friedman for the era of one state. The global consensus has not weakened a jot.
Everyone reckons it a failure, because it culminated in Oslo. But we also shouldn’t nurture illusions. Experts at Grademiners you probably heard following old soldiers die, they just fade away. A better settlement can still be won. It had barely any impact on the ground. The truth is, “Palestinian civil society” is an illusion. Everyone was involved, everyone showed awe-inspiring bravery. Isn’t it possible the Democratic Party will blow up just like the Republicans? A lot depends on Sanders. The whole top is united because the whole bottom is shaking the rafters. It is DESIGNED to obliterate the existence of Palestine, DESIGNED to obscure the legitimate grievances of the people of Palestine They’re attending colleges with astronomical tuitions, coming out strapped with astronomical debt, then they have to pay astronomical interest rates, and—the worst is—there are no jobs out there. But the biggest reason was the cowardice—or, if you prefer, prudence—of the human rights community after Richard Goldstone’s crucifixion. But it was a weapon. That open mic thing—I felt as if I was at a Moonie wedding. Human rights organizations are still scrupulously correct in the collection of facts. Each time Hamas fought with one goal in mind: But it’s regress. That’s so moving, so wonderful, so inspiring. Noam Chomsky has said that of course he’ll vote for Clinton if she’s the Democratic nominee. It was actually pretty straightforward, and in the West no one tried to defend Apartheid on ideological grounds, because it was so antithetical to the dominant ethos of the post-Civil Rights era, which had just repudiated the separate-and-unequal doctrine. He just says, organize, organize, organize. It probably saved zero lives. It doesn’t make logical sense. Have you ever in your lifetime seen such mass disaffection from the political establishment and the system it represents? Q. We will never post to your social media account without your permission.
We’ve sent a registration confirmation email to. Please follow the instructions in the email within 48 hours to complete your registration. Enter your email address or username and we ll email instructions on how to reset your password. This username or email is associated with a Facebook account. We ve sent you an email with instructions on how to reset your password. Your username will appear next to your comments. You already have an account registered under. Now, they’re a very professional organization, trained by the CIA and by Jordan. Such a conversation also doesn’t go anywhere. But everyone else just went about their business as if nothing was happening. If his term of office was such a resounding success—which power-hungry grovelers like Paul Krugman now proclaim—can you tell me why so many people are rallying behind Trump and Sanders? The Europeans supply the largesse to keep the PA afloat while the CIA torturers train the security services. Former NYC mayor and billionaire Michael Bloomberg might be reduced to owning only ten homes. Now I give maybe four. That means it successfully intercepted all of 40 Hamas rockets. “Terror tunnels” is also a fantasy. Obviously, these ideals are not now on the historical agenda. Someone in the State Department must have taught kindergarten. “That’s very unhelpful, Johnny. ”) So they haven’t been able to “liberate” a square inch of Palestine even though all of international opinion formally stands behind them. What did it do? Are you trying to convert the white Southerners, are you trying to reach white Northerners, are you trying to get the Federal government to act? The rest were young people. That’s a disaster waiting to happen. I don’t know who in the West dreamt it up, but one clever tactic was to take any Palestinian who had talent, any Palestinian who was articulate, any Palestinian who might be radicalized, and give them an NGO in Ramallah, give them a computer terminal and give them an office, double or triple their salary, and then make it plain that if you get too far out of line, you’ll be out in the cold. How do you reconcile that with a Jewish state? Me in ten years essay.