From time to time, the Palestine Center distributes articles it believes will enhance understanding of the Palestinian political reality. The following article by Haifa Zangana was published by Middle East Monitor on November 29, 2017.
“While Ilan Pappe’s book ‘The Biggest Prison on Earth: A History of the Occupied Territories’, did not win any awards, Pappe won the Lifetime Achievement Award for his many books and positions as a Jewish historian who aims to present the truth regarding Israel’s history, colonial policies and daily acts of ethnic cleansing against the Palestinian people, under the guise of a democratic state. Pappe believes that the main obstacle to co-existence in Palestine is the state’s ‘ideology that strips Palestinians of their humanity’.”
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