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    • C. Bendavid
    • 05.04.13 | 03:48 (IDT)

    Jabotinsky fas always been marginal. But still, in the Iron Wall, he refers to "colonization", not "colonialism". There is a huge difference between those concepts. Colonization is a synonym for settlement activities, whereas colonialism is a synonym for imperialism. Nonetheless, read "The Ethics of the Iron wall" in which he clearly demonstrates that although he wished to create a Jewish state without the consent of the Arabs, he never wanted to turn them into a landless people. He actually felt that it was morally justified to ask those who already gave a territory of their own, to give a small part of it to homeless nations (like the Jews).

    from the article: Leading Palestinian intellectual: U.S. was never a fair broker of Israeli-Palestinian peace
    First published 11:03 03.04.13 | Last updated 11:03 03.04.13
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