r cummings view of history = flawed - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • sfg
    • 13.12.09 | 19:18 (IST)

    r cumming my esteemed colleague from wherever you live, history did not begin when the Muslims captured Israel in 640 AD. First animals owned Israel and all the land on earth. Then humans came and dispossessed the animals. Then one set of humans dispossessed other humans of the land. At some point, Jews controlled Israel. While their ability to have a sovereign Jewish government was denied them by a series of foreign invaders throughout history, Jews still lived in Israel. There have always been some Jews living in their own land, for the last 4000 years. To say that no Jews lived in Israel prior to the Zionist Movement is the BIG LIE.

    from the article: Netanyahu should admit Israel doesn't want peace
    First published 01:13 13.12.09 | Last updated 17:14 16.12.09
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