This article examines the 1947 UN resolution recommending the partition of Palestine into an Arab and a Jewish state as the fulfillment of fifty years of Zionist efforts to establish a Jewish state in Palestine and as the opportunity to expand that state. The article analyzes the components of the partition plan itself in the light of the demographic and land ownership realities of the time and discusses the implications to the present day of the general acceptance of the Zionist version of events.
"Who Owns Palestine?" Celebrating the Release of the Two-Part Special Issue of the Jerusalem Quarterly (JQ 88 & JQ 89)–OnlineEnglish
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