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Bashing And Trashing: Trump’s So-Called Legacy In Palestine

Right: Palestinian protesters prepare to tear apart a portrait of Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed at al-Aqsa compound on 14 August, 2020 (AFP)
Left: Netanyahu and US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo at the Western Wall in occupied Jerusalem’s Old City on March 21, 2019. (Kobi Gideon/GPO)

Trump’s most egregious ‘political norms trashing’ is his trashing of the U.S. political norm of bashing, but not actually fatally wounding, what remains of Palestine and Palestinian rights.

Since it became apparent that Trump had lost the 2020 election, the news media has relentlessly focused on two things: Trump’s ongoing legal shenanigans meant to undermine the…

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Rima Najjar

Rima Najjar

Palestinian and righteously angry