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The Origins of the Arab-Jewish Conflict Over Palestine
Roots of the conflict
After the destruction of the Temple, the Jews fled to Arabia
Medina, Islam's second holiest city, was originally a Jewish "settlement"
Islam justifies its existence through the failure of Judaism, a successful Jewish State is a theological threat to Moslems everywhere
Continuous Jewish Presence in the "Holy Land"
The Islamic Conquest's Plunder of Palestine
Religious Persecution of Jews by Arabs
The Myth of Moslem-Jewish coexistence in "Palestine"
Throwing Stones at Jews is based in Ancient Islamic Ritual
Oriental Zionism of Arab-born Jews, one thousand years before Theodore Herzl
The Condition of Palestine
Palestine was inhabited by a mixed population
Palestine, a land virtually laid waste with little population
Bareness and oppression of Palestine due to feudal system of taxes by absentee Arab Landowners
Native Population almost wholly descended from Jews who had been forcibly converted to Christianity or Islam, not Arab in origin
The Myth of Palestinian Nationalism, narrowly defined, anti-Semitism
How Feudal Arab Landowners who exploited their peasantry became Nationalist Leaders when Jewish economic success threatened to liberate their peasantry
The proposed 1938 & 2001 partitions of Western Palestine & The British Policy of Appeasement
Substantial Immigration of Arab Migrant workers into Western Palestine from 1880-1948
Palestinian Refugees, invited to leave in 1948
How many Palestinians Refugees? inflating the numbers
Arab-Jewish Refugees, the other Middle Eastern Refugee problem
Exchange of Populations
Why are Palestinian Refugees treated differently than all other refugees in the world?
Palestinian Refugees, unlike other refugees in the world, were denied resettlement opportunities, for political reasons
This page was produced by Joseph E. Katz
Middle Eastern Political and Religious History Analyst