Part One - Present Imperfect
1, Why is there a conflict between Palestinians and Israelis?
2. Why are there authors and journalists, even from Israel, that state that the conflict
between Palestinians and Israelis is about “occupation”?
3. What territories are currently (2019) dominated by Palestinians and Israelis?
4. Is it true that the Jewish settlements in the West Bank are so expanded that a
territorial solution is impossible?
5. What are the Jewish settlements located in the “Territorial Blocks”?
6. Is there a sound and executable solution to the Palestinian-Israeli conflict?
7. Does Mahmoud Abbas – President of the Palestinian Authority – dominate effectively
Territories A and B in the West Bank (2019)
8. Why do Mahmoud Abbas and other spokespeople of the Palestinian Authority complain
about Israeli soldiers entering and acting on the territory that they dominate?
9. Why is the Palestinian Authority such an unstable government?
10.. Are there specific examples of alarming corruption cases from the Palestinian
11.. Is it true that the Palestinian Authority pays those who murder civilian Israeli Jews
from its national budget?
12.. Is it legal that the Palestinian Authority pays the salaries of terrorists from their
13.. How do Palestinians incite violence among their civilians?
14.. Is the Israeli government (2019) interested in reaching a peaceful agreement with
15.. Are there radical Jewish forces that attack Palestinians?
16.. Do the Intelligence Services of Israel act to control their radicals?
17.. What is the Gaza Strip?
18.. What is the Gaza Strip Blockade?
19.. Is it true that Israel does not allow Palestinian civilians from the Gaza Strip to
enter its territory?
20.. Is Israel guilty of the lack of development in the Gaza Strip?
21. .Is it true that the Gaza Strip is currently (2019) undergoing a deep economic crisis?
22.. When did Israel withdraw from the Gaza Strip?
23.. Is Israel still occupying the Gaza Strip? When does the foreign occupation end?
Part Two - Past Explanatory
24. What is the Zionist movement?
25. Are all Jews identified with Zionism?
26. When it emerged… were all the Jews supportive of Zionism?
27. What is the relation between the rebirth of the Hebrew language and Zionism?
28. Is Zionism a consequence of European anti-Semitism?
29..Who was Theodore Hertzl and what was the Dreyfuss case?
30..Was Zionism an invention from the colonialism to occupy “Palestine”?
31..What is anti-Zionism?
32..Why have the extreme left, and part of the moderated left, raised quite firmly an
33.. Are there other anti-Zionists in modern times?
34.. Can you be anti-Zionist without being anti-Semitic?
35.. How can we recognize a modern Judeophobe?
36.. Is every person who criticizes Israel an anti-Semite?
37.. Can a person be Jewish and at the same time an anti-Semite (Judeophobe)?
38.. But… is the term “anti-Semitic” properly used?
39.. Why did Jews choose Palestine to develop their State?
40.. When Zionism began, did the Palestinian people exist?
41.. What happened in 1834 and when did the Palestine national identity develop?
42.. Is it correct to say that the Jews stole the land from the Palestinians before 1948?
43..Was the phrase “a land without a people for a people without a land” true?
44..Why are there so many testimonies that affirm that Israel was abandoned before the
arrival of the Zionists and the British?
45..Did the Zionist ideologists consider the possibility of a confrontation with the local
46..So, does a Palestinian people exist (2019)?
47..Is it true that Zionism planned for a State “only for Jews” and that this created the
48..Why did the British and French divide up the Middle East in 1916?
49..What is the secret Sykes-Picot Agreement of 1916?
50.. What do the promises to the Arabs or the letters of McMahon-Hussein from 1915 mean?
51..What is the importance of the Balfour Declaration?
52..Why did the British issue the Balfour Declaration?
53..What was the British Mandate of Palestine?
54..Is it true that the British created an artificial state called Jordan?
55..Is it true that the Zionist leaders met with the Arabs in order to achieve a coexistence
agreement in the Middle East in 1919?
56..At what point did the physical confrontations occur between Jews and Arabs?
57..Is it true that Zionist Jews wanted to create a state “only for them”, based on what
Yosef Weitz said?
58..What did Yosef Weitz really say?
59..Is it true that throughout history Jews and Muslims coexisted
in harmony and that
only “Zionism” ruptured such an idyll?
60..Did the Arabs and the Jews agree on the British occupying Palestine?
61..What happened during the Arab massacres of 1920?
62.. How did the Jews and Arabs react to the massacre of 1920?7
63..How did the British react to the Massacre of 1920?
64..What happened in the Arab massacre from 1921?
65..How did the British react to the massacre of 1921?
66..What are the British White Papers of 1922?
67..What happened during the Arab massacres of 1929?
68..Are there testimonies of the Arab massacre in 1929?
69..Is it true that in 1929 the Jewish community of Hebron was massacred?
70..What was the Jewish people’s reaction to the 1929 massacre?
71..What did the British decide after this new wave of Arab violence of 1929?
72..What role did Hajj Amin Al-Husseini play in the conflict?
73..Is it true that the Palestinian Mufti of Jerusalem, Hajj Amin Al-Husseini, was Hitler’s ally?
74..What happened to the Mufti Al-Husseini after World War II and his Alliance to the Nazis?
76..What does it mean when the Palestinian narrative transforms the order of the
77..What were the causes of the outburst of violence in 1936-1939?
78..What military actions did the Palestinian-Arabs perform between 1936 and 1939?
79..What did the British do to repress the Arab violence against them?
80..How did the Jews react to the outrage of 1936-1939?.
81..What were the consequences for the Palestinian Arabs of the failure of their revolt?
82. Who was Izz Adin Al-Qassam?
83..What was the Peel Commission?
84..What is the McDonald White Paper of 1939?
85..What was the reaction of Arabs and Jews to the McDonald White Paper of 1939?
86..Did the Jews respect the boundaries of immigration stated in the White Papers of 1939?
87..What was the Exodus ship?
88..What did the British do to stop Jewish illegal immigrants?
89..Is it true that the Jews from British Palestine collaborated with the Nazis?
90..What was the Jews’ reaction to the Transfer Agreement of 1933?
91..Is it true that Mahmoud Abbas, President of the Palestinian Authority (2019) denied
the Holocaust and accused the Jews of collaborating with the Nazis?
92..What did the Jews do to become the majority in the Palestinian territory after being
93..Is it true that Jews had a “solid military structure” for the War of Independence of 1948?
94..Is it true that the Jewish clandestine forces cooperated normally to foster common
95..How institutionalized were the Jews near the War of Independence of 1948?
96..What was the institutional level of the Palestinians regarding the Independence
War of 1948?
97..Is it possible to compare Arab-Palestinian and Jewish terrorism before 1948?
98..What happened at the King David Hotel in 1946?
99..Why did the United Nations decide the partition of Palestine in 1947?
Part Three - Fluctuating Modernity
100..What was the UNSCOP and what did it decide?
101..What did the General Assembly of the UN decide on November 29th, 1947?
102..How did the Latin American countries vote on this Partition Plan?
103..What is the legal value of Declaration 181 of the United Nations General Assembly?
103..If Declaration 181 lacks legal strength, why did the UN accept the State of Israel
as a member in 1949?
105..How did the Arabs respond to the Palestine Partition Plan?
106..How did the Jews respond to the Partition Plan of Palestine?
107..Was the partition of Palestine fair – Declaration 181?
108..Up to what point was the creation of Israel a compensation for the suffering in the
109..Is it fair to say that the “guilt” for the Holocaust explains the current indulgence
towards the State of Israel?
110..Is it true that between Declaration 181 and Israel’s Independence they lived
through a civil war?
111..What is Plan Dalet?
112..Were there terrorist attacks during the civil war before May 1948?
113..What happened to the Arab village Deir Yassin?
114..What was the Trust Plan to postpone the Independence of Israel?
115..Why did Israel declare its Independence on May 14 of 1948?
116..What does the Israeli Declaration of Independence state?
117..Is the Declaration of Independence of Israel considered a law?
118..Why didn’t Israel write a constitution? What is the Basic Law?
119..How did the War of Independence of 1948 develop?.
120..Why did Israel defeat the invading Arab armies during the 1948 War?
121..Is it true that the Arabs were expelled intentionally during the war of 1948, and
122..Are there testimonies from Arab leaders that confirm that their previous leadership
caused the problem of the Palestine refugees?
123..Are there more testimonials of Arab leaders that recognize their faults for the
Palestinian refugee problem?
124..Are there individual testimonies that corroborate that the Palestinian Arabs were
not expelled in 1948?
125..Are there more testimonials about the Arab-Palestinians not being expelled in 1948?
126..Can we get “more confirmations” that the Palestinian Arabs were not expelled in 1948?
127..What are the differences between a world refugee and a Palestinian refugee?
128..Is it true that the Palestinians have an organization for eternalizing the refugee
129..Are there relations and connections between UNRWA and terrorist groups?
130..How many Palestinian-Arabs abandoned the combat zone in 1948?
131..What does the term Nakba Palestine mean?
132..Is it true that Jewish communities in Arab countries were destroyed during the
133..Is it true that there were more Jews than Arab-Palestinians displaced during the
War of Independence of 1948?
134..How much money worth of goods and properties are the Jews claiming from the Arab countries?
135..When did the War of Independence of 1948 end in territorial terms?
136..What is Declaration 194 of the General Assembly of the UN?
137..What is the situation of the Palestinian refugees in the Arab countries?
138..Can we say there was an ethnic cleansing on Palestine?
139..Can a Palestinian that abandoned his land in 1947 return to it?
140..Is it true that Israel accepted compensation payment from Germany?
141..What is the Law of Return for the Jews?
142..What principles does Pan-Arabism defend?
143..Who was Gamal Abdel Nasser and what was his role in the Arab-Israeli conflict?
144..Why were the Christians strong drivers of the Pan-Arab ideals?
145..Who were the Fedayeen?
146..Why was Unit 101 of Ariel Sharon so important?
147..Why did Great Britain, France and Israel join to weaken Nasser?
148..What happened during Operation Kadesh – Sinai War of 1956?
149..Is it true that France helped Israel to develop a nuclear plant with military purposes?
150..What is Israel’s policy regarding the use of nuclear weaponry?
151..Is the situation of Israel comparable to the plans of Iran to develop non-conventional
152..What is the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO)?
153..What is the National Charter of Palestine (1968)?
154..Who was Yasser Arafat?
155..Why did Palestinians resort to violence?
156..Why did the Six-Day War begin in 1967?
157..What territories did Israel conquer in the War of 1967?
158..Why was the Six-Day War in 1967 so important?
159..What was the position of the United Nations in reference to the War of 1967? What
is Resolution 242 of the UN Security Council?
160..What was the attitude of the Israeli population towards the conquest of the West
Bank and the Gaza Strip?
161..What did the Israeli government decide to do with the conquered territories of the
War of 1967?
162..Do all Palestinians live in territories that were once occupied by Israel in 1967?
163..What is the situation of the Palestinians living in Israel?
164..What was the Attrition War? What do we refer to when we talk about the “Country
165..What is Black September?
166..What happened in the 1972 Munich Olympic Games?
167..What is the importance of the War of Yom Kippur of 1973 for the Palestinian-Israeli
168..Why do all the Jewish people in the world feel so linked to Israel?
169..How can the US support to Israel be explained? Is it because of the Jewish lobby?
170..What is the Interim Agreement between Israel and Egypt?
171..Why did nationalism defeat socialism in Israel in the 1977 elections?
172..What did the Egypt-Israel Peace Agreement of Camp David mean to the Palestinians?
173..What ideology replaced Pan-Arabism and why is Pan-Islamism so important today?
174..How can we differentiate and analyze Islam schools?
175..What deep factors motivated the rise of Islamic radicalism?
176..How many Muslims feel close to the ideas of the Islamic radicalism (2019)?
177..What does it mean to a radical Islamist that all the west is Yahiliyah?
178..How does an Islamic radical divide the world?
179..How does a radical Islamist divide humanity?
180..Is it true that there are no universal values for Islamic radicals?
181..Is it true that imitating Mohammed in all his actions and sayings increases the
tendency towards radicalism?
182..What is the Jihad Islamic Organization for Palestine?
183..Why did Israel invade Lebanon in 1982?
184..What are the baseless interpretations of the reasons for the 1982 Lebanon War?
185..What was the strategy of Israel in Lebanon in 1982?
186..What happened in the refugee camps of Sabra and Shatila in Beirut?
187..When did the Hezbollah arise in Lebanon?
188..What is the Security Strip in the South of Lebanon and the Southern Lebanese
189..Is it true that Israel created Hamas?
190..When was Hamas founded?
191..Does Hamas defend anti-Semitic arguments in their political platform?
192..Why did a Palestinian revolt begin in 1987, known as Intifada?
193..What influence did the Persian Gulf War 1990-1991 have over the Palestinians?
194..What was the meaning of the Madrid Peace Conference of 1991?
195..What were the reasons that made Yitzhak Rabin and Yasser Arafat recognize
196..What are the Oslo Accords? What is the Palestinian Authority?
197..What was the Palestinian reaction to the Oslo Accords?
198..What was the Jewish reaction in Israel to the Oslo Accords?
199..What is Israel’s legal basis to build settlements in the West Bank and in Gaza?
200..What are the Oslo B Accords?
201..How did the assassination of Yitzhak Rabin destroy the peace process with the
Part Four - Intifada And Disarray
202..Is it true that Israel and Syria were about to sign a peace agreement?
203..What was the unilateral withdrawal of Israel from the south of Lebanon?
204..What peace plan was negotiated by Ehud Barak and Yasser Arafat at Camp David
205..What was the main negotiators’ opinion over the failure of Camp David 2000?
206..What was the reason for the Al-Aqsa Intifada?
207..Is it true that Ariel Sharon’s visit to the Temple Mount began the Intifada?
208..What were the consequences for Palestinians and Israelis after the Al-Aqsa Intifada?
209..Why did Israel build a security barrier between Israel and the West Bank?
210..Why didn’t Israel build the fence on the Green Line? Is it true that the fence is
211..Why do some people qualify the fence as a “Wall” and refer to the Berlin Wall?
212..Why did Hamas win the elections of 2006?
213..What was the Second Lebanon War of 2006?
214..What are the practical consequences of the coup of Hamas against the Palestinian
215..What weapons does Hamas use against the Israeli population?
216..What are the tunnels that Hamas and Hezbollah build to attack Israel?
217..Since when have the Palestinians recognized the State of Israel?
218..Does Hamas acknowledge the State of Israel?
219..Why did an ex-Prime Minister from Israel say that “if I would have been born
Palestinian I would have joined a terrorist organization”?
220..Are the Palestinian suicidal attacks the main obstacle for peace?
221..What is the Palestinian position regarding violence and suicidal attacks?
222..How does Palestinian violence affect Israelis?
223..Why would a Palestinian decide to commit suicide to murder Israelis?
224..How does Israeli violence affect the Palestinians?
225..Is it true that there are Palestinian cities surrounded by a wall?
226..Who is Gilad Shalit?
227..How does Israel control the West Bank?
228..Is it true that Israel steals water from the Palestinians in the West Bank?
229..Do Palestinians use their citizens as “human shields”?
230..What are the selective killings practiced by Israel? .
231..Do innocent civilians die when Israel kills a Palestinian terrorist?
232..Why do Palestinians and Israelis accuse each other of terrorist practices?
233..Why did Israel carry out Operation Cast Lead in the Gaza Strip in December
234..Is it true that Israel violates International Law by using “white phosphorus”?
235..Why was Operation Cast Lead so harshly criticized in the media?
236..Why is Israel generally so harshly criticized in the media?
237..Is it true that Palestinians violate international laws with their war actions?
238..What are the legal approaches to fight against Islamic terrorism (including the
239..Is it true that Israelis violate international laws by using disproportionate force?
240..What happened with the UN schools (UNRWA) during Operation Protective Edge
241..What is the Human Rights Council of the United Nations?
242..What is the Goldstone Report?
243..What was the Flotilla to the Gaza Strip?
244..What was Operation Pillar of Defense 2012?
245..What was Operation Protective Edge 2014?
246..What narrative was imposed during Operation Protective Edge 2014?
247..Why is the United States so influential in the Middle East?
248..What was the strategy of Barack Hussein Obama for the Palestinian-Israeli conflict?
249..What is Resolution 2334 of the UN Security Council? What role does it play in the
250..Are the territories of Judea and Samaria (West Bank) “Occupied Territories”?
251..How do the Oslo Accords and the Disconnection from Gaza 2005 coexist with the
252..What is the strategy of Donald Trump for the Palestinian-Israeli conflict?
253..Why is Jerusalem so important for Jews, Muslims and Christians?
254..Does the relocation of the US Embassy to Jerusalem improve or diminishes the
255..Who are the Sunni and their most radical referents?
256..What is Qatar and to what extent is their radicalism influencing the world?
257..Why has Israel approached the non-radical Sunni Muslim countries?
258..Who are the Shiites and how do they express their radicalism?
259..What is the influence of the Shiites on Latin America?
260..Is there a relation between Hezbollah in Latin America and drug traffic?
261..Why are there few doubts about the responsibility of Iran for the attack on AMIA?
262..What were Israel’s complaints about the 6+1 agreement with Iran?
263..How did the civil war in Syria favor the penetration of Iran? Can we assume that
there will be confrontations there?
264..Did the Arab Spring favor the Palestinian national aspirations?
265..How has Donald Trump punished the Palestinian intransigence?
266..Who are the so-called “new Israeli historians”?
267..Why are there people who cite Ilan Pappe or Shlomo Sand?
268..What is BDS?
269..How was BDS born?
270..Why has BDS been forbidden in so many democratic states?
271..Who promotes BDS in Spanish-speaking countries and what have been the judicial
272..What is the relation between the BDS members and terrorist groups?
273..What are the six modern techniques to demonize Israel and promote its destruction?
274..Can the treatment of Israelis to Palestinians be compared to the treatment of Nazis
275..Can it be said that Israel conducts an Apartheid policy?
276..I don’t hate Israel or the Jews. Why is the Israel-Apartheid comparison misbegotten?
277..Is Israel the only democracy of the Middle East?
278..What type of modern polyarchy is Israel?
279..What does being right- or left-wing mean in Israel?
280..What other topics are crucial to understand the political map of Israel?
281..Do the Palestinian Authority and the Gaza Strip live in a democracy?
282..What is the Basic Law of the Jewish State?
283..Is it true that there is an alternative to the principle of “two states for two peoples”?
284..How is anti-Semitism expressed in Spain?
285..Why is anti-Semitism in Chile a matter of concern?
286..How is anti-Semitism expressed in Argentina?
287..What is Plan Andinia?
288..What does it mean that peace is not possible but a Hudna (Truce) is?
289..What has been the role of Europe in the Palestinian-Israeli conflict?
290..What has been the role of Russia in the Palestinian-Israeli conflict?
291..What has been the role of Latin America in the Palestinian-Israeli conflict?
292..Why does Israel mistrust the United Nations?
293..Are there specific numbers to justify Israel’s lack of trust in the UN?294.
What Declaration compares Zionism to Racism?
295..Why do countries that are close to Israel vote against it in the United Nations?
296..What is the peace initiative of Saudi Arabia? Do the Arab countries want peace
297..What “bottom-up” peace initiatives can be highlighted in the framework of the
298..Why has Israel become a creative power?
299..Is the implosion of Iran possible (2019)?
300..Does time play in favor of Palestinians or Israelis?..