History Matters: Why we must acknowledge the claims of Palestinians

Levine, Joseph
September 2008
Boston Review;Sep/Oct2008, Vol. 33 Issue 5, p31
Academic Journal
This article discusses the Arab-Israeli conflict and the historical origins of Palestinian oppression. The author reflects on the creation of Israel as either Jewish nationalism sanctioned by the international community or colonial imperialism. The author contends that the peace process must address the crimes against the Palestinians. Other topics include Zionists, crimes against humanity, and dispossession.


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