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    • Emir
    • 29.09.09 | 09:05 (IST)

    I think it is OK to teach the problem of the Palestinian refugees and what were it's origins, if it is contrasted with the Jewish refugees from Arab lands. These refugees were expelled from their lands not as a result of any combat, and were received in Israel as equal citizens as opposed to Palestinians who are left to rot in refugee camps by their Arab "brothers" It might also be useful to discuss other population transfers of the same era such as India/Pakistan and Germans from Sudetenland to give some perspective and discuss why these are ignored today.

    from the article: Despite everything, one truth
    First published 01:27 29.09.09 | Last updated 08:37 29.09.09
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