Wednesday, 28 March 2012

‘We must expel Arabs and take their place’ - 1937 Ben-Gurion letter corrected


Modoweiss - by Adam Horowitz:
" On 3 November 2011, the self-appointed media watchdog CAMERA (Committee for Accuracy in Middle East Reporting in America) informed the Journal of Palestine Studies of an incorrect citation in an article by Illan Pappé ('The 1948 Ethnic Cleansing of Palestine') published in its autumn 2006 issue. The incorrect citation referred to a quotation by Israeli founding father David Ben-Gurion supporting the expulsion (“transfer”) of Arabs from Palestine."
The full article