Jim Gelvin

University of California, Los Angeles

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Professor of History at the University of California, Los Angeles and author of The Israel Palestine Conflict: 100 Years of War and The Modern Middle East: A History   

Jim Gelvin on KCRW

The nightmare scenario that Israel has feared since its establishment came true."

Has the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Entered a New Phase?

The nightmare scenario that Israel has feared since its establishment came true."

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On Sunday, Israel's 63rd anniversary, massed Palestinians approached the country's borders from Syria, Lebanon, the Gaza Strip and the West Bank.

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On Sunday, Israel's 63rd anniversary, massed Palestinians approached the country's borders from Syria, Lebanon, the Gaza Strip and the West Bank.

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Last week  UN Secretary General Kofi Annan said  the Israeli-Palestinian issue "carries a powerful symbolic and emotional charge...  like no other conflict in the world."  There was a…

Israel, the Palestinians and anti-Americanism in the Muslim World

Last week UN Secretary General Kofi Annan said the Israeli-Palestinian issue "carries a powerful symbolic and emotional charge...  like no other conflict in the world."  There was a…

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