Still, They Marched

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Abby Zimet

Comparing Israeli Jews who support Palestinian rights to righteous whites who joined the civil rights movement, a plea for Jews to fight "the stunted, racist consensus" and join an upcoming march for Palestinian independence - and thus stand "on the right side of history." From Ha'aretz.

"This is the time to show that we are capable of seeing beyond the paranoia that paralyzes us...In how many years will people look back on us, the Israelis, as people who couldn't grasp reality, who waged a useless war against others' legitimate aspirations?"

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