Arab population in Palestine is mostly composed of early -late 19th century immigration . ("innocent abroad" by Mark Twain illustrates the land's emptiness in the middle of that century ) . The idea that (Ashkenazi) Jews are in consanguinity with the local Arab population was adopted by BG as a self convincing argument to support immigration to Eretz Yisrael .
Mexico sentences five men to 697 years for killings of 11 women (AP)
from the article: Hundreds in Jaffa take to the streets to mark Nakba Day