There is a cause and effect of a group being used by an empire to oppress another subject group that has infected the Jewish people. Zionism is a exclusionist ideology that created a Settler State with the intent and actions to dispossess the indigenous Palestinians. The American colonialists were deployed for ethnic cleansing in American, the Protestants in N. Ireland, the Hutus against the Tutsis, ad nauseum. That "oppressor class" receives impunity and backing, and has imitated what happened in Poland, whereby the masses of Jews caught hell for the acts of Jewish tax collectors and "leadership" that identified against the People vs oppressive gov't. As long as intelligent writers such as the columnist believe the absolute fiction that Israel is the poor threatened "Lamb", their live will be as outcasts in the world...(Israel's existence has Never been militarily threatened; certainly not in 1948, 57. or 67. Since then, they've had nuclear weapons so....come on.
Donald Trump: Israeli settlement construction in West Bank should 'keep going' (Haaretz)