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The Danger of Hebronization

Amira Hass
Amira Hass
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The Muslims who risk their lives to pray at the Al-Aqsa Mosque have an important role to play in keeping the Palestinians’ struggle for liberation on the national rather than the religious level. When tens of thousands of Palestinians gathered Sunday at al-Aqsa’s mosques and the plaza outside them – despite the brainwashed, hate-filled policemen carrying vast amounts of weaponry that they were itching to use – they weren’t just defending their holy places. They were also defending their existence as a people in their own land.