Churchill & Israel
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Churchill & Israel

In a NYTimes review by Geoffrey Wheatcroft of the book “Churchill and Empire: A Portrait of an Imperialist,” by Lawrence James,
he writes:

“Benjamin Netanyahu keeps a portrait in his office of his hero Churchill, who was certainly a Zionist and a
supporter of Israel, but Netanyahu should be careful. He is perhaps unaware that Churchill’s commitment to
Zionism was based on his belief that the Jews were a ‘higher grade race’ than the Arabs they were
supplanting.”

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