Response to CJ # 30 - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
  • p.TextOutput { R static java.lang.String p.mt = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; R static java.lang.String p.publicInterfaces = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValued'; R static java.lang.String p.beanClass = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; RW java.lang.String value = '0'; R transient java.lang.Object _data = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.NumberInputPolicy'; },ModelStore=com.polopoly.model.ModelStoreInMap p.TextOutput { R static java.lang.String p.mt = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; R static java.lang.String p.publicInterfaces = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValued'; R static java.lang.String p.beanClass = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; RW java.lang.String value = '0'; R transient java.lang.Object _data = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.NumberInputPolicy'; },ModelStore=com.polopoly.model.ModelStoreInMap
    • Jon
    • 13.04.10 | 14:28 (IDT)

    I see your point. However, to what extent was the deadline to declare sovereignty a mere formality? My knowledge of the region in 1948 tells me that the Arabs rejected the partition plan upon its public release. If my knowledge is correct, I don't see anyone would have waited for expiration in the face of a serious existential threat. Please correct me if I am mistaken. I'm not do not support the historical paramilitaries, I am just of the impression that their existence did not change the outcome of the 1948 proceedings significantly.

    from the article: How to tell when a Mideast Expert is lying
    First published 15:28 12.04.10 | Last updated 22:10 13.04.10
Haaretz Headlines
A screenshot from journalist Julia Ioffe's Twitter, showing a anti-Semitic photo she received after
Anti-Semitic vitriol bombards journalist who profiled Melania Trump

Julia Ioffe says her coverage of Trump's wife was not 'heavily critical,' but Trump supporters found reason to harass her with hate speech bordering on threats.

17:00 29.04.16 | 0 comments
Britain's opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn joins a doctors and teachers protest in centr
The British left can’t tackle anti-Semitism if it doesn’t understand it

The hard left fails to recognize that the old lie of Jewish omnipotence – now updated to vilify Zionism and Israel – is different from other forms of racism.

18:39 29.04.16 | 0 comments
The Turkish national flag is seen as protesters shout slogans on Istiklal Avenue in Istanbul.

What young Turks think about Israel

New study finds Turks' perception of Israel as a military ally is losing ground, and the ambition to become 'Western' has been replaced with the desire to form a bridge between two worlds.

The mother of murdered Palestinian teen Mohammed Abu Khedeir

Why Palestinians celebrate their martyrs instead bewailing their deaths

Despite the singular features of Palestinian mourning, what ultimately stands out in Dr. Maram Masarwi’s new book is the human, universal similarity between Arab and Jewish loss.