Pro-Israel Group's Primer on West Bank Settlements Shows Just How Disastrous They Are

The Israel advocacy 'David Project's' primer on Israeli settlements, aimed at campus activists, avoids inflammatory language, but it cannot escape the glaring conclusion: Settlement policy is Israel’s Achilles heel, and no amount of discussion and review will make it more convincing, either on campus or outside.

Finally, a serious effort has been made to offer college students a compelling explanation of Israel’s settlement policy. To be sure, it did not succeed,...