Nonetheless, it is for Jews to chart our own destiny.
Oh dear, our Prophet’s voice is sounding more than a little supremacist, if not triumphant. But sadly he’s already admitted to backing power over morality.
Well, I’ll take Pappe over Professor Ellis on this. Certainly for Israel, I think Jewish destiny is now intractably coupled to Palestinian destiny. Indeed, with Hamas now making demands on a morally weakened Israel it may not be too long before they up the ante to equal rights in one state rather than just a lifting of the siege.