Rashid Khalidi Gets Caught in a Lie
My latest at the Campus Watch blog:
Rashid Khalidi, Columbia University Edward Said Professor of Arab Studies, has been caught in a lie. Khalidi concluded a January 8, 2009, op-ed that appeared in the New York Times and the International Herald Tribune with the following quote ascribed to former Israel Defense Forces chief of staff Moshe Ya'alon:Continue reading "Rashid Khalidi Gets Caught in a Lie"
"The Palestinians must be made to understand in the deepest recesses of their consciousness that they are a defeated people."
The problem is Ya'alon never made this statement and both publications have since had to excise it from the op-ed and issue corrections