Posted by: University of Mississippi | April 27, 2009

Apartheid: “Jim Crow” era Mississippi vs. Occupied Palestine

Israel and Palestine: “Like a Greek Tragedy”
by: Michael Winship
Copyright 2007

 

“In the late spring of 2004, when I was in Jerusalem, a white Episcopalian minister who had grown up in the deep South told me that if he had the choice of being a black man in the 1950’s Mississippi of his childhood or a Palestinian man in the West Bank today, he’d choose life in Mississippi.

That’s how bad it is here, he said

 

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