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Lonestarblue

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14. US citizens are also part of the right-wing settler movement that aims to steal all Palestinian lands.
Mon May 27, 2024, 09:45 AM
May 27

“Fifteen percent of West Bank settlers are American citizens. According to an Oxford University professor, approximately 60,000 American Jews live in Jewish settlements in the West Bank, Haaretz reported Thursday.

“This provides hard evidence that this constituency is strikingly over-represented, both within the settler population itself and within the total population of Jewish American immigrants in Israel,” Sara Yael Hirschhorn, the author of the forthcoming book “City on a Hilltop: Jewish-American Settlers in the Occupied Territories Since 1967,” said during a presentation at Jerusalem’s Limmud conference, Haaretz reported.”
https://www.timesofisrael.com/15-of-west-bank-settlers-are-americans-new-research-finds/

So it seems that we’ve exported the MAGA movement to Israel.

settlers? that's propaganda nt msongs May 27 #1
You mean invaders? Land thieves? TeamProg May 27 #2
those and more nt msongs May 27 #3
Terrorism. We need to cut the purse strings. Enough. 58Sunliner May 27 #4
Horrific. No excuse or justification is acceptable for this. TomDaisy May 27 #5
"Groups of settler youth" JoseBalow May 27 #6
Far right youth. This is not normal. It's evil that is learned. TeamProg May 27 #7
Netanyahu and his predecessors are responsible for it tornado34jh May 27 #8
Can we call it what it is now? It's Ethnic cleansing! 100 % Hassin Bin Sober May 27 #9
The point is that the Israeli Govt doesn't stop it, & US & other allies don't make them cloudythescribbler May 27 #10
Hearts and minds not being won. Old Crank May 27 #11
You won't win the minds of Palestinians with far-right settlers doing stuff like this tornado34jh May 27 #12
How about thiefs and murderers, that's the real truth about them. lark May 27 #13
US citizens are also part of the right-wing settler movement that aims to steal all Palestinian lands. Lonestarblue May 27 #14
That's interesting a handful of Jewish-Americans feel entitled to Palestinian land, but misses the point. TeamProg May 27 #15
Ah, yet another Israel- Palestine food fight post SpankMe May 27 #16
How is ar right people stealing food for refugees a "food fight" obamanut2012 May 27 #21
I wasn't referring to the attack on the aid convoys SpankMe May 28 #23
These are pogroms Prairie Gates May 27 #17
They are not helping their cause. LiberalFighter May 27 #18
Not only is it not helping their cause tornado34jh May 27 #19
Israel has no valid excuse for allowing such attacks. They are terrorists, plain and simple. Israel is the only Martin68 May 27 #20
Some elements of Israeli citizenship Aussie105 May 28 #22
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