Ben White is a committed polemicist who doesn't let the facts of terror committed by arabs against jews since at least the 1920's in Israel, at first under the 'wise' guidance of the first Mufti of Jerusalem, spiritual guide for arabs in Palestine, as it was known at the time. After organising the killing of jews there, the mufti, Haj Amin el Husseini, uncle to Yasir Arafat worked for the nazis setting up the Bosnian muslim SS division Hansa. Thousands of jews, gypsies and Yugoslav partisans were murdered by this bloodthirsty cleric, recently praised by palestinian president Mr Abbas. Of course there is another Mufti of Jerusalem who in 2012 called for the genocide of jews at the 47th anniversary commemorating the killing of the first jews by the Fatah terror group, headed by Mr Abbas.
Whilst talking about supposed apartheid of Israel, which has Israeli arab citizens living side by side with jewish Israelis, attending the same universities, hospitals and joining the same unions, White will never talk about the real reasons for arab sufferings, their refusal to accept the right of Israel to live in peace, under any circumstances.
Indeed, when talking about apartheid, White does not mention the racist stipulation by Abbas that no jews will ever live in a palestinian state. There is no mention that the palestinian president is a Holocaust denier who even wrote his Phd thesis denying the Holocaust in Moscow. Rather than retract his odious assertions he repeated them again in January 2013.
Mr Abbas a supposed arab moderate and Holocaust denier, is the man who refused Israeli PM Olmert's offer in 2008 of all of Judea and Samaria (with land swops for 4% of the land) and even half of Jerusalem, because Olmert would not sign off on Israel's destruction by allowing millions of arabs to settle in Israel under the euphemistic 'right of return' for arabs whose grandparents may or may not have lived in Israel (before they went to war to destroy it in 1947-8)
And there are very good reasons why Israel must keep its settlements in a tiny part of its ancient homelands of Judea and Samaria ("West Bank"), because otherwise this tiny country's narrow coastal waist will be attacked, as Israel has been attacked with thousands of missiles from Gaza after it withdrew, in the vain hope of getting peace there.
None of these details will be found in Ben White's book.
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