Originally posted on my other blog Two Roads Diverged, these are my thoughts on Max Blumenthal's 2013 book Goliath: Life and Loathing in Greater Israel. It's an investigative analysis on increasing fascist trends within greater Israeli society.
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A Review of Goliath by Max Blumenthal
Although the state would like the international public to believe it embodies the underdog “David” archetype from the “David and Goliath” trope, constantly under attack from a savage and massive enemy, in reality Israel’s state policies towards minorities and rampant racism and xenophobia position it as the overbearing and tyrannical “Goliath,” as Max Blumenthal exhaustively uncovers in his 2013 book Goliath: Life and Loathing in Greater Israel. 1,622 more words
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