'Israel is weaponising anti-Semitism in order to stifle debate about Palestine' – Prof. Ilan Pappe

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Prof. Ilan Pappe, author of ‘The Ethnic Cleansing of Palestine’, spoke to Going Underground after Nakba Day. He discusses the historical significance of Nakba Day & the ethnic cleansing of Palestinians by Zionist pro-Israel forces in 1948, the conflation of anti-Semitism and anti-Zionism, whether Israel is using #coronavirus as an opportunity to further its attempts to annex the West Bank, why the Israeli blockade on Gaza is worse for Palestinians than #COVID19, the unity government of Benny Gantz and Benjamin Netanyahu, a lack of an opposing ideology against Likud and more.

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