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An Animated Introduction to Palestine and Israel

This video was made by Jewish Voice for Peace.

Palestine: The Missing Narrative

Paola Barnard, an Italian journalist, talks about the historical background of the Palestine tragedy and conflict. He starts with how the Zionist movement, at the end of the 19th century, started looking for a land to build a Jewish state. After exploring a number of possibilities, the Zionists finally decided on taking Palestine. The fate of the Palestinians was sealed 40 years before the holocaust.

More on the historical background of the Palestine-Israel conflict in Palestine 101.