Margaret Atwood is a giant. Her prose is beautiful. Her critique of Israel is worth exploring. To Truth, up above, your take on Middle East history started out interesting. Yes, Jews were "Palestinians" but so were the many other groups that lived on the land at that time. To say the Palestinian people were created by the KGB and PLO is just simply wrong and silly.
Jerusalem suburb of Even Sapir evacuated as wildfire spreads (Haaretz)
from the article: The Shadow over Israel