So now we have Israel shooting residents of Gaza in their open air prison and bulldozing Palestinian houses in the West Bank, while Palestinians try to assert their agency under siege by shooting their ineffectual pop guns at Israeli cities. There can be no equivalence: this is a ruthless, modern state armed to the teeth with fancy weaponry (with US connivance, remember) bent on destroying a people whom they have dispossessed and wronged.
A letter sent out by Jewish Voice for Peace asks how long will the vicious notion be allowed to persist that :
|Just children, at a vigil for migrant justice|
Read the entire interview at Mother Jones.