May 18, 2014

Israel Isn't, and Will Never Be, an Apartheid State

Michael Oren, Los Angeles Times

The Associated Press

Today, the word "apartheid" is wielded by Israel's enemies to delegitimize the Jewish state. Adversaries point to the separation between Israeli settlers and Palestinian residents of the West Bank, separate Israeli and Palestinian roads, and separate schools, hospitals and legal systems. Although Israelis can elect their leaders, opponents of Israel say, Palestinians cannot. They claim that Israel has erected an "apartheid wall" between Jewish and Arab areas.

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TAGGED: Israel, Apartheid, Palestinians, Middle East


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