Cracks in the Wall: Beyond Apartheid in Palestine/Israel (Paperback)

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After decades of occupation and creeping annexation, Israel has created an apartheid system in historic Palestine. Peace efforts have failed because of one hard truth: the best Israeli offers do not meet the minimum that a truly free Palestine would require--nor that international law would recognize. There are, however, widening cracks in Israel's traditional pillars of support for this policy, and in this book Ben White lays them out. Opposition to Israeli policies, he shows, are growing within Jewish communities and among Western progressives, while the rise of populist movements around the world has confused traditional party lines on the question and the Palestinian-led boycott campaign continues to gain momentum. Now, White argues, is the time to plot a course to avoid the mistakes of the past--to create a real way forward, and beyond apartheid, in Palestine.

About the Author


Ben White is a journalist and analyst, who has been visiting and writing about Palestine for over a decade. His books include Israeli Apartheid: A Beginner's Guide, also published by Pluto Press.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780745337616
ISBN-10: 0745337619
Publisher: Pluto Press (UK)
Publication Date: May 15th, 2018
Pages: 144
Language: English
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