(January 5, 2022 / JNS) The two discuss the central thesis of Wilf’s latest book “The War of Return”—namely, that Palestinian intransigence and national identity built on the so-called “Right of Return” is at the core of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. They further delve into UNWRA’s role in fueling this conflict, the rising anti-Semitism, and policy prescriptions for solving a century-old conflict.
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