On delegitimization – A ‘Jerusalem Post’ roundtable

27.06.2011                      25.Siwan, 5771

Runder Tisch:

On delegitimization – A ‘Jerusalem Post’ roundtable

‘We have to take back the narrative and reframe it and get out of the docket of the accused’ – Irwin Cotler.

Over the past several years, the almost-unpronounceable word ‘delegitimization’ has become part and parcel of any discussion on Israel.
Countless lectures have been given about it, position papers have been written about it and many an op-ed writer, including in this paper, has attempted to outline the expressions and manifestations of the delegitimization of the State of Israel.
One of the many panels at last week’s Third Annual Presidential Conference was the “Delegitimization: Who is at fault? Us or them?” discussion moderated by Brig. Gen (Res.) Michael Herzog, senior fellow at The Jewish People Policy Institute (JPPI) and former head of the IDF Strategic Planning Division….