TITLE

UNWRAPPING THE GIFT

AUTHOR(S)
El-Youssef, Samir
PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
New Statesman;10/31/2005, Vol. 134 Issue 4764, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents Palestinian writer Samir El-Youssef's views on the current state of politics and government in Israel. The article considers whether or not peace between the Palestinians and Israelis is possible. It is the author's view that Palestinians have always held Israel responsible for their suffering. The author's suggests that the state of war and violence that exists between Arabs and Israelis was generated to prevent the integration of the two people.
ACCESSION #
18704551

 

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