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    • sophia
    • 02.09.07 | 02:22 (IDT)

    would a state fulfill the aspirations of the palestinians to live freely and honorably on their ancestral lands? it may be basically a flawed idea since it is based on colonial parcellation theory and probably will turn out to be corrupt and not necessarely beneficial to the people. Israel is crumbling from within because of its hypocrisy and decadence even though it is a firmly based on historical and cultural jewish phenomena ; deniying it is pulling the carpet of legitimacy under the palestinians' own feet. Some substantial part of the palestinians' ancestors were poor jews converted to islam. The richer ones fled after the destruction of the 2nd temple. They indeed are the custodians of this land ; the return of the diaspora jews is an amazing saga that became a tragedy because of greed and mistaken notions about God's will and fossilized mindsets about annihilation and destruction . Both Jews and Palestinians fear and expect it. Minds can be changed - coexistence is possible

    from the article: Persuade the people
    First published 00:00 31.08.07 | Last updated 00:00 31.08.07
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