Now let's accept the historical present - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • TC, California
    • 23.06.11 | 10:23 (IDT)

    Palestinians WERE displaced at the creation of the Jewish state and Palestinians did and do live in the area that the current Jewish state wishes to claim as its own. AND the Palestinians of the W. Bank live under an oppressive occupation. The historic Jewish commitment to justice tells you what you must do. Stop oppressing your Palestinian neighbors, recognize they have an historic connection to Jerusalem and right to self-determination in a state of their own. Recapture what has been admired about Jewish culture through history and be not responsible for more Palestinian suffering.

    from the article: The historical truth behind the Israeli-Palestinian narratives
    First published 02:29 23.06.11 | Last updated 02:29 23.06.11
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