Why Israel’s actions can be called genocide

Why Israel’s actions can be called genocide Nora Barrows-Friedman (EI)

“Despite the outrage of many pro-Israel groups, there is a long history of human rights scholarship and legal analysis that supports the assertion Israel is committing genocide, according to a statement from the Center for Constitutional Rights. ‘Genocide can be applied to the destruction of a people or a national group as a viable group, and that can be both with their being driven from a land or the rendering of their language no longer legal, or just the destruction of their national identity,’ Katherine Franke, board chair at CCR, told The Electronic Intifada.”

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