From John B. Judis’ bold piece on Palestinian statehood:
“Given the breakdown in negotiations between the Israelis and Palestinians, and the continued Israeli occupation of Palestinian lands, the U.S. could have reaffirmed its support for Palestinian self-determination by supporting Palestinian membership in the UN—or at the least, an orderly and imminent transition toward membership. That may not have been politically expedient, but it would have been politically just.”
Read the rest of John B. Judis’ article here.
Courtesy of Foreign Policy.