Of course, all nations produce their own historical myths, but there are few that consciously use these myths in order to justify the dispossession of another people by claiming that they have a prior right to the land. This is why Zionism is today sui generis.
(…) The outrage of Zionist functionaries at Sand’s book is understandable. What he says is not new, albeit accessible to only a few. Sand’s great achievement lies in writing a book which is a best-seller and in using his academic credentials to demolish layer upon layer of Zionist and Christian mythology.
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