Insights

To be a Free People

Rain clouds are seen over the Dome of the Rock, on the compound known to Muslims as al-Haram al-Sharif, and to Jews as Temple Mount, in Jerusalem's Old City October 30, 2009. REUTERS/Darren Whiteside

Gershon Baskin believes that Israel is “home” in the deepest sense of the word, for Gershon to live in the land of his people and to feel free where he belongs is a great privilege that he is grateful for every day. read more

Only Two States: Nothing Else

UNSCOP (3 September 1947) and UN Ad Hoc Committee (25 November 1947) partition plans. The UN Ad Hoc committee proposal was voted on in the resolution.

Gershon Baskin believes that the ideas that Palestinians have brought to the table with assistance from previous US administrations of a US military or NATO military role in Israeli- Palestinian peace is misguided and not productive. read more