Perpetrators of the Nakba

While the testimony of survivors plays a vital role in establishing the facts of genocide and ethnic cleansing, an approach that focuses on perpetrators can tell us much more about why such events occur. Many studies have examined perpetration at the level of ideology and top-level power politics. … Continue reading

How I discovered the Nakba

A Palestinian man overlooks a school in a refugee camp, 1948. (Photo: Wikimedia Commons) I grew up in a Jewish family in the North London suburb of Muswell Hill. This is the story of how my family rejected Zionism and how I discovered the truth about the expulsion of the Palestinians from their … Continue reading