Israel’s Palestinians are not a minority
Like Canada’s First Peoples, the Palestinians’ nationhood cannot be measured in numbers.
One should not use the phrase "extinct nations" within earshot of indigenous people in Canada. I learned this about a year and a half ago from a French-speaking friend from Quebec with whom I visited the Mohawk village of Kanesatake. In 1990, the village embarked on a struggle to prevent the nearby town of Oka from taking over its lands, including a burial site, to expand the town's golf course....
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