Unformatted text preview: American’s living in a country which honors “all free white men,” Israel declared itself as a primarily Jewish state, disadvantaging Arabs, who as Muslims or Drewz were by default inferior to the rest of the nation. Although David Harris’ piece attempted to justify many of the actions of Israel, it is difficult not to see the similarities between Israel’s historical social record and the infamous past of the United States. Still, just as America’s Civil Rights movement advanced the position of blacks, it is clear that many advancements have been made in the situation of Arabs. Q: Most of America’s recent President’s have worked for peace in the Middle East while maintaining a relatively “pro Israel” stance. Has there been a U.S. President in recent history who supported the annihilation of Israel and the forgoing of Palestine?...
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