By Joel Kovel
'This booklet is actually primary if you happen to reject the unlucky confusion among Jews, Judaism, Zionism and the country of Israel -- a confusion that's the foundation for systematic manipulation through the imperialist strength method. It convincingly argues in favour of a unmarried secular nation for Israelis and Palestinians because the purely democratic answer for the region.'
Samir Amin, director of the 3rd global Forum
'Joel Kovel's uncompromising feedback of Zionism is rooted in a really deep feeling of empathy and harmony along with his fellow-Jews stuck within the death-trap of the Zionist event. the best way out Kovel is suggesting - a bi-national Israeli-Palestinian country - might be challenged, yet certainly now not ignored.'
Michel Warschawski, former director of the choice info Centre in Jerusalem
Joel Kovel argues that the interior contradictions of Zionism have led Israel to a ‘state-sponsored racism’ absolutely as incorrigible as that of apartheid South Africa and deserving of an analogous answer. just a course towards a single-state secular democracy gives you the justice necessary to therapeutic the injuries of the center East.
Kovel is famous author at the center East clash. This publication attracts on his unique wisdom to express that Zionism and democracy are primarily incompatible. He bargains a considerate account of the emergence and disintegration of Zionism that integrates mental, political, cultural, financial, and ideological levels.
Ultimately, Kovel argues, a two-state resolution is basically hopeless because it concedes an excessive amount of to the regressive forces of nationalism, in which lie the roots of endured conflict.
Praise for Kovel's past publication White Racism:
"[A] singularly outstanding and good written book." the hot York Times
Praise for crimson searching within the Promised Land:
'[A] provocative and stimulating book.' Library Journal
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Overcoming Zionism: Creating a Single Democratic State in Israel/Palestine by Joel Kovel