Demeaning and Ridiculous: Gingrich on the Palestinians

Abby Zimet

Palestinian officials are rightly outraged after Newt Gingrich's stunningly stupid claim that the Palestinians are "an invented people" who "had a chance to go many places," so what's their problem? Even worse than the casual racism behind his denial of their right to existence: It's not surprising.

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