“Gatekeeping”, National Judaism And The Liberation Of Palestine

A Palestinian standing by Israel’s annexation, apartheid wall in the West Bank and waving a Palestinian flag [Reuters]

“Gatekeeping” is the activity of controlling, and usually limiting, discussion on a particular topic. Yesterday I had a breakthrough in my understanding of gatekeeping as it is used in anti-Zionist circles on social media.

I am not referring here to gatekeepers, mostly Zionists themselves, who conflate anti-Zionism with antisemitism to silence speech against Israel. I am…

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Rima Najjar

Rima Najjar

Palestinian and righteously angry