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Overview of HaaretzQ Conference, Part 3

Hanukah with HaaretzQ

[Click here for Part 2, and there for Part 1.] The final substantive session was a heart-to-heart dialogue between journalists and authors Peter Beinart and Ari Shavit.  The latter’s highly successful 2013 work, My Promised Land: The Triumph and Tragedy of Israel, oddly both excused and indicted Israel for the expulsions of 1948 and the post-June ’67 occupation of the West Bank and Gaza Strip.  Shavit revels in the contradictions of his stance as a liberal who sees the …

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