Posts Tagged: Ben Gurion

Haaretz – Catastrophic thinking: Did Ben-Gurion try to rewrite history?

Catastrophic thinking: Did Ben-Gurion try to rewrite history? The file in the state archives contains clear evidence that the researchers at the time did not paint the full picture of Israel’s role in creating the Palestinian refugee problem. By Shay

Haaretz – Catastrophic thinking: Did Ben-Gurion try to rewrite history?

Catastrophic thinking: Did Ben-Gurion try to rewrite history? The file in the state archives contains clear evidence that the researchers at the time did not paint the full picture of Israel’s role in creating the Palestinian refugee problem. By Shay

“If only the Palestinians had accepted the UN partition plan in 1947, we would have 60 years of peace by now.”

In an Opinion piece in the Sydney Morning Herald late last month, Colin Rubinstein, the executive director of AIJAC (Australia/Israel and Jewish Affairs Council), commented that: “While it is understandable that Palestinians remember the suffering of 700,000 Palestinians who fled

“If only the Palestinians had accepted the UN partition plan in 1947, we would have 60 years of peace by now.”

In an Opinion piece in the Sydney Morning Herald late last month, Colin Rubinstein, the executive director of AIJAC (Australia/Israel and Jewish Affairs Council), commented that: “While it is understandable that Palestinians remember the suffering of 700,000 Palestinians who fled