There is no such thing as 'Palestine'

November 22, 2007

Yesterday’s edition of the National Post featured a letter from HRC’s executive director setting the record straight that "There is no such thing as ‘Palestine’".

"Re: Israel, Palestine Fail To Agree On Joint Statement, Nov. 20. As the Palestinians have not been granted statehood, to refer to the Palestinian territories or the Palestinian Authority as "Palestine" is essentially erroneous. Headline writers at the Post have the responsibility to state the facts as neutrally as possible. Mike Fegelman, executive director, HonestReporting Canada?


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