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GUEST ROOM | Palestinians and Israelis Each Need to Thrive

I’ve been a supporter and a critic of Israel practically so long as I may spell its identify. For practically the entire of its existence, it has represented complexity to me. It’s promise and hope, but additionally cruelty and idiocy. It’s besieged but additionally discriminatory. It has a proper to exist and to defend itself; it has an obligation to alter and to reform itself. I defend it; I condemn it.

All this time, I assumed I may preserve these positions, not merely in my head however on the planet. However currently, it appears I’m not sufficiently Zionist to be a Good Jew, and never sufficiently radical to be a Good Progressive. I assumed I used to be each, however in a one-eyed world, the two-eyed are freaks.

The phrases of membership have modified. I’ve lengthy thought Palestinians needs to be free from the river to the ocean. I’ve lengthy believed Jews ought to take pleasure in the very same freedom. Apparently, one is now forbidden to carry each ideas concurrently. I’m fairly certain I’ve not moved from my long-held positions, but the bottom on which I as soon as stood has disappeared, and for months I’ve been falling.