Netanyahu’s new 'Jewish state' mantra negates the fact that Palestinians recognized Israel more than twenty years ago. They’re still waiting for Israel to recognize Palestine.
Hussein Ibish is a Senior Fellow at the American Task Force on Palestine and a weekly columnist with the National (UAE) and with NOW, as well as a commentator on programs such as the PBS NewsHour. He has published several books and studies on Arab Americans and Middle Eastern politics and holds a PhD in comparative literature from UMass, Amherst. Follow him on Twitter: @ibishblog.