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The Ten Mythologies of Israel by Ilan Pappé

The Ten Mythologies of Israel by Ilan Pappé

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The Ten Mythologies of Israel
1 Myth 1: Palestine was a land without people, waiting for the people without
a land………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………. 2
2 Myth 2: Palestinians resorted to acts of terror against Jewish settlers prior
to the creation of Israel………………………………………………………………………………………….. 2
3 Myth 3: Myths around the creation of Israel………………………………………………….. 2
4 Myth 4: Israel was a benign democratic state prior to 1967 ………………………… 4
5 Myth 5: The Palestinian struggle has no aim other than terror …………………… 4
6 Myth 6: Israel was forced to occupy the West Bank and Gaza in 1967, ad
must hold these territories until others are ready for peace ……………………………… 4
7 Myth 7: Isreal ocupied the West Bank and Gaza with benevolent intentions,
but was forced to respond to Palestinian violence …………………………………………….. 5
8 Myth 8: The Oslo Accords reflected a desire on both sides to reach a
solution…………………………………………………………………………………………………………………… 6
9 Myth 9: The Second Intifada was a mass terror attack orchestrated by
Arafat ………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………. 7
10 Myth 10: A solution in Israel and Palestine is just around the corner …….. 7

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