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originally posted by: Fermy
The UN has attested to the many breaches of Israeli settlement programs. It's a bit rich to cite them as a source of legitimacy when their own resolutions are breached by the occupiers.
"Between 1948 and 1951 the Jewish population doubled with over 600,000 new immigrants" Doubled doesn't indicate to me that the original dwellers were a majority.
An American, German, Venezuelan etc is an American, German,Venezuelan, so named after the country they live in. Thus a resident of Palestinia is a Palestinian, so they're called Jewish Palestinians, how could they be anything else?
Israel was founded on the Ottoman Empire, the British Mandate, the second world war, the Balfour Treaty and the Irgun and Haganah terrorist actions.
Historic wrong be damned. It's a nationalistic state, so be it but trying to pretend it's anything else is just wrong.