Sheldon Richman joins the show to talk about Khaled Al Sabawi, and his attempt to provide current property titles to Palestinians on the West Bank, the many abuses of the Palestinians at Israeli hands, including displacement through settlements on the West Bank and even targeted killing of civilians, both of which the Israeli government does with impunity. Richman explains that the Palestinian Authority is just an enforcer of these policies, and is often complicit in carrying them out. Finally, Scott and Sheldon discuss Western sympathy for the plight of the Palestinians and why it’s often lacking.
Discussed on the show:
- “A Glimmer of Hope in Bleak Palestine” (Antiwar.com)
- Tamara Nassar on Israel targeting Palestinian civilians
- Avigdor Lieberman
- “‘Mothers of all Palestinians should also be killed,’ says Israeli politician” (Daily Sabah)
- Mahmoud Abbas
- Ramzy Baroud
- Hussein of Jordan
- Netanyahu leaked footage
- Ahed Tamimi
Sheldon Richman is the executive editor of the Libertarian Institute and the author of America’s Counter-Revolution: The Constitution Revisited. Follow him on Twitter @SheldonRichman.
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