Revisiting the Palestinian Exodus of 1948

The Birth of the Palestinian Refugee Problem Revisited (Cambridge Middle East Studies) 2nd Edition by Benny Morris

Facts are subjected to interpretation and the events that took place in Palestine between 1947 and 1949 have long been a contested debate amongst intellectuals and historians. The fact of the matter is, roughly 750,000 Palestinians became refugees during this time and were not granted the right of return. Benny Morris’s argument meddles with the truth by justifying the expulsion of hundreds of thousands of…