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Dec 3, 2021Liked by Hussain Abdul-Hussain

Before the 1967 war, most lefties supported Israel. Their support was conditioned on seeing Israelis as helpless refugees and victims surrounded by powerful enemies. When Israel prevailed in only 6 days - this shocked the left. As Jean Paul Satre said at the time, 'I only supported Israel in the war, because I thought they were going to lose.'

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