Arguing the One-State Solution
Arguing the One-State Solution
With special guest Peter Beinart.
Published on: Jul 16, 2020

Peter Beinart joins Shadi and Damir to discuss his recent essays for Jewish Currents and the New York Times, in which he argues that with the two-state solution a dead letter in solving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, the only possible path forward is making a case for a bi-national state. Is this a tactical maneuver to expand the Overton Window to unblock the status quo? A desperate attempt to prevent Israel from considering worse solutions? Or a moral case energized by the ascendance of the social justice movement? (And what does it have to do with cancel culture?)

Reading List:

Yavne: A Jewish Case for Equality in Israel-Palestine,” Peter Beinart (Jewish Currents)

I No Longer Believe in a Jewish State,” Peter Beinart (NYT)