What happens when you deny reality indefinitely?
Making the inexplicable explicable, anthropologist Jeff Halper has authored an expression for a phenomenon: The Matrix of Control. I’ve sought to study both sides of the Palestine/Israel conflict; I find Halper’s well documented publications insightful and pertinent. And “The Matrix” is already in our cultural lexicon.
Not for the first time do I refer to hasbara (from the Hebrew “to explain”). WordPress’ auto-correct database is large but hasbara is not yet there).
The following is at the Palestine Poster Project. You’ll find some worthy media. A great project, timeless work:
Both the Arab and the Jew are semitic. Why limit antisemitism to anti-jew? What then is the word for anti-arab? How about “antisemitism.”
From the blog Displaced Palestinians
Where did the inhabitants of the world’s largest open-air prison come from?
Graphic below from: Gaza’s Untold Story
It appears that the proclamation “A land without a people…” is misleading.
As ever, comments (opposing viewpoints as well) are welcome.