April 1, 2011, - 3:53 pm

“Miral”: Failed Palestinian Propaganda Filled With Inaccuracies

By Debbie Schlussel

Many people are worried about “Miral,” the Palestinian propaganda film directed by a spoiled, self-hating Jew.  But I’m not so worried.  The movie is a disjointed, kitchen sink full of the cure for insomnia.  I truly hope this is the best they can do.  ‘Cuz it’s just awful.  Even the most liberal, anti-Israel movie critics are ripping it to shreds.  And rightfully so.  Counting the nose hairs of your fat, old neighbor across the street is far more exciting and worthy.


Freida Pinto: Is This the Face of a Bad Actress w/ a Laughable Arabic Accent? Yup

The best part of “Miral” was the footage of the Israeli flag raised as Israel becomes a nation in 1948. And it’s all downhill from there. As I always say, pillow talk is the most effective form of speech. And since far-left Jewish American director Julian Schnabel is “dating” (euphemism) Palestinian Muslim Rula Jebreal, it apparently didn’t take much convincing for him to direct this waste-of-time movie based on her Palestinian Muslim propaganda book of the same name.

But it apparently took too much convincing to get Schnabel to make an interesting film, and for that, I’m thankful. I’ve never seen a more ineffective, boring attempt by Palestinian Muslims to get us to favor their lies about Israel. I struggled to stay awake, and yet I laughed at the awful fake Arabic accents of lead actress Freida Pinto (who is from India–maybe they couldn’t find anyone beautiful enough who was a Palestinian Muslim?) and co-star Omar Metwally (an American who is half Egyptian/half Dutch). If this silly, boring mess is the best Muslims can do to get us to favor their pan-terrorism, we are batting 1,000.

The most interesting part of this movie was the part in the credits thanking the World Zionist Organization and Steven Spielberg for providing footage of Israel and Israeli soldiers. Why did they help this Palestinian Muslim propaganda effort? The movie also thanks poet/songwriter Marcel Khalife, whose work, as I’ve previously noted on this site, encourages Islamic terrorism and is used by Hezbollah as inspiration in its terrorist attacks against Israel.  I called him, “Islam’s Wagner.” And, yet, this movie pretends to be about peace and non-violence. “Pretends” is the key word.

I will get to the “story”–if you can call it that–but first it’s important to  point out some of the absolutely glaring mistakes that make this fraud of a movie even less believable. The main character, Miral (Pinto), is the daughter of a “brother” of the Al-Aqsa mosque. And, yet, she and her mother gallivant around in sleeveless dresses, mini-skirts, and uncovered hair. A woman whose father/husband works as a religious employee of Al-Aqsa mosque will be covered head to toe, from hijab to thobe to socks. But I guess Schnabel and his wardrobers know we’ll be less sympathetic to terrorists and pan-terrorists covered in sheets.

So, here’s the “story” of this awful tripe: the movie begins with a scene of a Christmas party with Palestinian concubine Vanessa “Zionist Hoodlums” Redgrave, where she introduces a woman to her nephew, a U.S. soldier and U.N. employee played by Willem Dafoe. Why either of these people are in the movie–other than that we know Redgrave loves Islamic terrorists–I haven’t a clue, and we don’t see them after the beginning of the movie, thank G-d.

A Palestinian woman in Israel is repeatedly raped by her father, with her mother’s approval. Eventually, she runs away and becomes a belly dancer at an Israeli bar. But on the bus, one day, a Jewish woman calls her an “Arab whore” and she slaps the woman, giving her a bloody nose. She is sentenced to six months in prison for the slap. This is another technical inaccuracy. The majority of Israelis are Sephardic Jews, mostly Jews from Arabic and Muslim countries. Most of them look exactly like Arabs, so there is no way a Jewish woman on a bus would know, just from looking at an Arabic woman’s face, that she was an Arab and not a Sephardic Jew.

In jail, the belly dancer meets another Palestinian woman who is in jail for life for trying to bomb a movie theater full of Jews. Ultimately, the belly dancer marries the would-be bomber’s brother, played by Alexander Siddig, the Al-Aqsa Mosque employee. They have a daughter, Miral. Miral’s mother commits suicide and her father, Siddig, takes Miral to a Palestinian girl’s school, led by actress Hiam Abbass.

It’s important to note that, while this movie is about alleged atrocities against Palestinians, as I’ve noted on this site before, actor Siddig’s own family committed atrocities, as his uncle headed Sudan, while Black Christians were wiped out by his Muslim thugs. Pot. Kettle. Black. Alexander Siddig (who is, by the way, the ex-boyfriend of “Sex and the City’s” Kim Cattrall).

While at the school, Miral and the other girls are taught non-violence, a message her father, the Al-Aqsa Mosque leader, also impresses upon her. That’s another myth. In general, Palestinian schools are HAMAS recruitment and training grounds, and back in the ’80s, when much of this movie takes place, they were P.L.O. recruitment centers. As for Al-Aqsa Mosque, its leaders and employees are closely tied with Islamic terrorists and openly support their behavior. So much for accuracy.

The same goes for the Black Palestinians we see sprinkled throughout every scene in the movie, as if there were Black Palestinians in 1948 or even the 1980s. There simply weren’t any then. Today, there are some Black Palestinians, who somehow became “Palestinians” because they are the kids of Black slaves to White Palestinian Muslim Arabs. But Schnabel never lets reality and facts get in the way of trying to make us think that Israelis are attacking the Black people (when in reality, Israelis have sent thousands of doctors over the decades to help Blacks in Africa, Haiti, etc., and brought thousands of oppressed Black Jews from Ethiopia into the country.)

We’re treated to scene after scene and discussion after discussion about the evil Israelis who “torture” and shoot Palestinians and bulldoze their homes, but not a single note about how the homes bulldozed are those of terrorists and bomb makers. We’re told by schoolmistress Abbass that the stones and cacti were a Palestinian village destroyed by Israelis, but not a single scene of the Jewish graves being pissed into by Palestinians and the gravestones being made into sidewalks and building materials by Palestinians.

And after all of that “education” about how bad the evil JOOOOS are, we now have a background for “why” Miral becomes a terrorist. Miral gets involved with Hani (Metwally), who is involved with the P.L.O. She wants to help them in their terrorism against the evil Jews, she’s learned to hate. After she is caught by Israeli soldiers and jailed, she is forced to go to the bathroom in the interrogation chair to which she is shackled. Um, been there, seen that. The producers of “Public Enemies” (read my review) did the same thing to make the FBI look bad, shackling John Dillinger’s girlfriend to a chair and forcing her to go to the bathroom. Hey, Hollywood, come up with something new to make the good guys look bad.

At the end of the movie, Miral goes to a hotel where they are negotiating the failed Oslo Accords. She meets a journalist played by real-life reporter Nina Burleigh. If her name sounds familiar, it’s because she’s the one who announced she’d gladly give Bill Clinton oral sex for keeping abortion legal.

Miral tells Abbass, her school headmistress and surrogate mom, about the signing of the accords and how there will be a Palestinian state and Abbass is happy, after all of her education of Palestinian girls in the evils of Israel and the Jews.

But it’s important to note that Abbass, who has acted in many anti-American and anti Israel movies, including “The Visitor” (read my review) and “Lemon Tree” (read my review), is an Israeli citizen. I don’t see her running to give up her Israeli passport for one with HAMAS’ or Fatah’s name at the top.  She makes a better living IN Israel, from Israeli self-hating Jews than most Israelis–Arab OR Jew–make.  The Jewish Israeli director of “Lemon Tree,” far-left Eran Riklis, is–no surprise–thanked in the credits of “Miral.”  Riklis, Abbass, Schnabel–they are all commiseraters in their sick anti-Israel/anti-Semitic circle jerk.

Yup, she’s a hypocrite. And that’s the case for all of those who made this absolutely yawn-worthy, waste of time flick.

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One final note on the movie: the posters for this film show a cute, innocent-looking girl (Pinto) and ask, “Is this the face of a terrorist?” But, in fact, as I’ve noted many times over the years, a ton of women–cute, ugly, and in between–are Islamic terrorists. Their faces are irrelevant. It’s their diabolical hatred for Jews, Christians, Westerners, and anyone not Muslim that’s equally ugly inside and which makes them terrorists. Yet another example of the trite but true adage, beauty is only skin deep. But Islamic hatred of others courses through the blood and every organ.

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Much like the documentaries of Michael Moore, this one will probably be quite popular, and believed by the masses.

Kirk on April 1, 2011 at 5:03 pm

    Really? I’d have changed Debbie’s rating to four Bin Ladens.

    Trust me, outside the art house crowd, no one will see it. It won’t even make back the money spent to produce it.

    Its already a box-office bomb.

    NormanF on April 2, 2011 at 11:22 pm

Speaking of raising the Israeli flag, I watched Exodus (1960) for the first time last weekend and I almost puked at the ending. Talk about a pipe-dream. The musical score was beautiful though, it kept me from getting sick.

Rick on April 1, 2011 at 5:07 pm

I am wondering what the post-script at the end of the movie said since the accords failed.

Skunky on April 1, 2011 at 7:36 pm

    Your guess is as good as mine.

    The evil Joos failed to commit national suicide, so they deserve to be murdered.

    A movie about what Islamic terrorists did to the Fogel family would be far more enlightening and believable but because it would break Hollywood’s rule about never showing Islam in a bad light, don’t hold your breath waiting for it to get the green light.

    What’s comforting though it that’s kinda hard to show evil as good in the space of two hours. I have a theory about why movies like this get made and its really simple: the Palestinians have nothing positive to say about themselves.

    That’s why I feel sorry for Schnabel. If I was a pro-Palestinian leftist activist, that is exactly the kind of movie I would like to see: a positive uplifting story without any Jew or Israel bashing. But they can never make that so like Debbie, I’m not really worried. When it comes to the Palbarists, there’s nothing there.

    NormanF on April 2, 2011 at 11:31 pm

“Is this the face of a terrorist”?

When The WTC was attacked I remember the footage of all those PalASStinians, including children, dancing in the streets and passing out candy. So, yes, it is the face of a terrorist.

CornCoLeo on April 1, 2011 at 11:33 pm

Jewish anti-Semites want to convince us the reason the Palestinian Arabs commit atrocities against Jews is because of all the awful things Israel has ever done to them and this justifies their sick and evil mass murder of innocent Jews.

The truth as opposed to the slick Leni Riefenstahl portrayal of the Palestinian Arabs in “Miral” is the Arabs hate the Jews because that’s how the Jews are depicted in the Koran and second the Arabs hate the Jews because they have been indoctrinated by their mullahs to believe there will never be peace with the Jews – the only way to solve the conflict with the Jews is to kill them all.

That’s the reality of Palestinian Arab nationalism you will never see in “Miral.” They don’t want a state – they want to destroy the only Jewish State in the world. But they can’t show that even in liberal Hollywood for it would lose with an American audience and as Debbie pointed out the portrayal of Israel in the film is an exact inversion of reality. Maybe they like a fake Jew-hating and anti-Israel movie on the Left as anti-Jewish and anti-Israel propaganda in the Muslim World, which is why it opened a few weeks to such great applause at the Jew-hating UN when it premiered there.

But it doesn’t show the beauty, the character and the strength of the real Israel. Someday, that is the movie that should and will get made. “Miral” will never be that movie and it does not really change the truth about why there won’t be peace in the Middle East in our lifetime. And if they have to show how evil the Joos are, it goes to show the Palestinians have nothing morally redeeming to tell that sets them apart from the Jews as a people who deserve our sympathy and admiration. As we’ve in the last several weeks, they are the exact opposite in real life of the fictional people portrayed in “Miral.”

Morality, truth and justice doesn’t matter in Hollywood – which is exactly why this movie gets Debbie’s rock bottom rating – deservedly so even when Jewish anti-Semites like Harvey Weinstein and Julian Schnabel green-lighted it all the way to the flop it will always be.

NormanF on April 2, 2011 at 1:14 am

Mr. Schnabel would be a Kapo if he could. The blood of the murdered Vogel 3 month old is on your hands, Julian, you vicious piece of filth.

Occam's Tool on April 2, 2011 at 1:25 am

I went to a movie two nights ago “Kill the Irishman” and the promotion for “Miral” was being shown before main feature. It took me about 5 seconds of watching the drivel which is “Miral” to realize it was just another dreadful example of anti-Israeli, pro-Palestinian propaganda. Imagine my disappointment when I noticed the director of this artifice had a Jewish name. I thought “Oh God” another self-hating Jew defecating on the name and aspirations of his own people. How pathetic! I will never go to see “Miral” and thus will never dignify it with a review. It is best just to ignore this trash and allow it to die its well deserved death from neglect.

Arn Hatfield on April 2, 2011 at 9:46 am

FirstComment,

Thanks for reminding us with those posters.

Never judge a person by their appearance.

Or in this case, never judge a movie by its poster.

Just because a person looks sweet doesn’t really matter; for all we know they could be the devil.

And that is true with the many female Arab terrorists who have murdered Jews and the only kind of women the Arabs think are role models in their society.

Now that’s what “Miral” will never acquaint you with – beauty and evil can co-exist far more than people imagine.

NormanF on April 2, 2011 at 9:46 pm

the ’80s, when much of this movie takes place, they were P.L.O. recruitment centers. As for Al-Aqsa Mosque, its leaders and employees are closely tied with Islamic terrorists and openly support their behavior. So much for accuracy.

Debbie

Back in the 80’s, the PLO had no political ‘presense’ in the West Bank or Gaza – they were initially in Lebanon, and after their war w/ Israel, they were sent packing to Tunis. It was not until the Oslo ‘Accords’ that they had the rights to go back, and then influence their schools.

So that aspect of the movie is complete hogwash – the PLO had no influence in what went on in ‘Palestinian’ schools, and so couldn’t have taught either non-violence nor recruitment for Al Aqsa. Incidentally, the Al Aqsa Martyr’s Brigades did not exist in the 80’s either, or did it? – They only existed after Arafat moved from Tunis to Ramallah.

Infidel Pride on April 2, 2011 at 11:23 pm

    I always had a low estimate of the intelligence of Israel’s leaders about the Palestinians. It turns out I may be mistaken.

    Here’s why I think that now: Israelis know the only thing that keeps Fatah in power in the so-called West Bank is the IDF. If it withdrew, the Islamists would take over in a heartbeat. And yes, that means HAMAS.

    Israelis may be starting to get it. Israel’s Prime Minister warned the revolutions in the Arab World may see the establishment of Iranian-style theocracies in the region. I think that’s a far likelier outcome than democracy there.

    Meanwhile, the West has still no inkling of just how bad things are in the Middle East.

    NormanF on April 2, 2011 at 11:37 pm

Nauseating. Julius Schnabel actually shows BLACK “Palestinians” and ignores the fact that it’s Israel that took in the Ethiopians? When he put that “Arab whore” incident in the picture, did he know that, during the worst of both Intefadas, when Arabs murdering Jews was a daily occurrence, Arabs rode Israeli buses, went in and out of Israeli libraries, studied in Israeli universities and were treated in Israeli hospitals and clinics, and nobody insulted them or bothered them? This man is so consumed with Jewish-self hate that he aligns himself with the would-be destroyers of his people. Does he think that, if they get a chance to kill him, they will pass it up?

Miranda Rose Smith on April 3, 2011 at 8:18 am

Please don’t forget the kapo, Harvey “I can afford to buy myself a non-Jewish wife half my age” Weinstein. He proudly produced it. He is a fat piece of scum.

juniper on April 3, 2011 at 12:57 pm

    Yup – quite a guy who finances anti-Semitism in high quality Bib Laden cinema. I’ll never look at the Jews in Hollywood in the same light again!

    NormanF on April 3, 2011 at 1:02 pm

The Palestinians have no one like Abbate Barihun.

He’s an Israeli Ethiopian Jew, a highly talented jazz saxophonist and composer.

His range of music is amazing, including Tzezeta and Behatito Kadus Kadus – the first is about longing for Jerusalem and the Land Of Israel and the second is you are “holy, holy, holy” in the ancient Ge’ez – its about the Jewish belief in one G-d and the music has an New Orleans feel to it.

If you like Jewish jazz, this is your guy. Just great music!

NormanF on April 3, 2011 at 12:59 pm

“The majority of Israelis are Sephardic Jews, mostly Jews from Arabic and Muslim countries. Most of them look exactly like Arabs, so there is no way a Jewish woman on a bus would know, just from looking at an Arabic woman’s face, that she was an Arab and not a Sephardic Jew.”

This is an outrageous lie!
We look a lot better than “palestinians”. And we can – at least for most of the time – walk using only our legs…

You Woody Allen-like bagel-eaters can’t even tell the difference between a Torah and a porkchop.
C’mon! We’re different as night and… hm… late that same night.

So… another classic to the Palestinian mythology. Lemon Tree, Syrian Bride, Paradise Now, Munich, Waltz with Bashir and Miral. What’s next? “Latifa, Latifa, A young girl’s strange, erotic journey from Al Quds to Ramalla encouraged by the jooos to pervert Muslim youth and destroy the palestinian society”?

Uai uai.

Don José Manuel Fernando Villareal de Assumpción Gomez Bolaños Smith on April 3, 2011 at 9:56 pm

You people are disgusting. I’m not sure what kind of site this is. But you all sound like racist who are in denial. I actually found this site by accident while looking for pics of the beautiful Rula Jebreal (the real Miral). She is obviously a BLACK women. So all of you who are mocking the fact that Black Palestinians were in the movie must of never seen her. She looks like an east African. An black people have been in the Middle East since antiquity. Ever seen the sultan of Bahrain he’s black to. There are black Bedouin tribes in Palestine who have been there for centuries. An what do you mean took in the Ethiopians they were Jews way before your European ancestors converted from their pagan religions. Anyway what’s with all the hatred, anger and LIES. “Most Israelis are Arabs”, puh-lease, STOP LYING! Most Israelis are descendants of Eastern European Khazars. A tribe of people who converted to Judaism in the 9th century and have no relation to the ancient Israelites. Who you use to justify your OCCUPATION of Arab land. The real Jews and Arabs lived in Palestine for centuries peacefully until you homeless European and white trash American Jews decided to become imperialist in their country.

Crown heights resident on April 3, 2011 at 11:43 pm

    Jews look exactly like the peoples they live among. Is it really surprising there are blond, blue eyed Jews, from Scandinavia, dark skinned Jews with dark eyes from India, and black Jews from Ethiopia? Only a moron would say all Jews look exactly alike – this is exactly the bigotry fevered anti-Semites peddle. In truth, the Jews are like Joseph’s coat of many colors. They come to Israel from all over the world, with a diverse variety of cultures, cuisines and customs and they all mesh beautifully because all Jews have the same faith. This rich diversity has made the Jewish people stronger and its a positive kind of multicultural singularity.

    Out of many, there is one. Jewish history made the Jews from a mere family of tribes into a single nation. There is no such remit, by the way in the Arab World, where nearly all of it are tribes hiding behind fictional national flags of convenience. Before trotting out that discredited Khazar theory again, you’d do well to acknowledge the Jewish nation in Israel is a real nation with a common culture and a belief in G-d and that is more than can be said for its neighbors, the Palestinian Arabs included, who have nothing in common at all.

    NormanF on April 4, 2011 at 3:33 am

    The real Jews and Arabs lived in Palestine for centuries peacefully until you homeless European and white trash American Jews decided to become imperialist in their country.

    They lived in peace except when the Moslems felt like massacring the Jews.

    But you all sound like racist who are in denial.

    Don’t you mean “racists who are in deial?” The ESSENCE of racism is a belief in INNATE differences, a belief that “They’re born that way.” You find me one poster on this website who suggests that anybody is born any way.

    She is obviously a BLACK women. So all of you who are mocking the fact that Black Palestinians were in the movie must of never seen her

    Arabs, like Jews, are a very mixed bag. I’ve never seen a BLACK looking Arab, though I’ve seen some Ethiopian Chassidim.

    Miranda Rose Smith on April 4, 2011 at 8:09 am

Amazing! This ‘Crown heights resident’ knows less about history than he knows about Jews.
He doesn’t even know Sephardi and Mizrahi Jews exist. But it’s comprehensible. Only 1.000.000 of them were expelled from Muslim countries – more than 2x the number of “palestinian refugees”…

[Some] Ethiopians are Jewish according to Orthodox laws, but according to all genetic texts conducted they are not genetically Jews.

European Jews are mixed ethnic [women being less genetically Jewish than men].
The Khazar theory is just that, a theory – it wasn’t proved nor disproved.

“Despite being separated for over 1,000 years, Sephardi Jews of North African origin are genetically indistinguishable from their brethren from Iraq, according to The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. They also proved that Sephardi Jews are very close genetically to the Jews of Kurdistan, and only slight differences exist between these two groups and Ashkenazi Jews from Europe.”

http://www.mrbrklyn.com/resources/jewish_genetics2.html

It’s funny how one genetic test disproves the other and how theories are so easily discarded, but it’s still quite interesting.

Some studies conducted in Israel also show that Iraqi Jews have higher IQs than Ashkenazi Jews, and that Jews [European Jews included] are not only related to Syrian and Lebanese, but are closely related to groups in the north of the Fertile too [“The people closest to the Jews from a genetic point of view may be the Kurds”].

Never heard of that before.

Moving fro Crown heights as soon as possible on April 4, 2011 at 12:44 am

    The genetics don’t prove anything one way or other.

    The Ethiopian Jews share the same genes as the related Christian and Muslim Agaw neighbors but it doesn’t explain why they are Jews.

    Being a Jew is hard. Why would any one see any advantage in being a Jew, when they could be be a pagan, Christian or Muslim?

    I don’t buy the scholarly theory that explains Ethiopian Judaism as a retrogression or rebellion by some Christians. That never happened elsewhere in the world. There is the curious case of dependence of Ethiopian Christianity on Judaism so the Jewish presence is of long antiquity and its particular features are simply explained by long isolation from the Jewish world and that Hebrew was lost due to continual wars, persecution and oppression. And their kes – the kohens – those of the priestly line, still wear the same dress and the same vestments that Jewish priests wore in the days of the Temple in the same white color – which underlines that white is one of the national colors of the Jewish people, the other being blue.

    Yes, there differences but what has never been doubt is their belief in one G-d, the keeping of the Torah, the Sabbath, adherence to the rules of kashrut and the laws of family purity, the observance of the Jewish holidays and maintaining a Jewish identity.

    In short, science and scholars can figure out some mysteries about Jews. What it doesn’t know, only G-d truly knows about the rest.

    NormanF on April 4, 2011 at 3:58 am

      Genetics mean something. When one group of people use their so called birth rite as an excuse for occupation. Most people in Israel are not Sephardi they’re Eastern European and Americans who are descendants of Eastern Europeans. But I do agree that genetics should not matter. If the Israelis want to live in an area that they consider holy they have the right to. But they should of got in the back of the immigration line like everyone else. You right-wingers say Latin Americans are wrong for sneaking across America’s southern borders (even though it was originally their land). So why don’t you feel the same way about the Jews in Palestine. I have yet to meet a vehement Israeli occupation supporter. Who wasn’t Jewish or a conservative Christian. You Christians support Israel no matter what they do because you think they Bible says it’s their land. What you people fail to realize is that Israel was promised to the Israelites not modern day Israelis their is a difference. An if you were real Christians you’d now that after Jesus’s birth the Israelites were no longer supposed to be considered the chosen people. Jesus died so everyone could become Gods people. If I hear one more Southern Christian Conservative whose barely traveled outside America say God said the Jews should have Israel. I’ll throw up! Who’s God? What about people like me who believe that the bible is a book of cautionary proverbs and fables.

      Crown heights resident on April 4, 2011 at 10:00 pm

    That’s your point of reference halpo group science on a homemade website. That was made by a Jewish man who never went to school to study DNA. Try again. Plenty of accredited Archaeologist have found proof of the Khazar conversion. An the their existence is a fact. They weren’t a tiny tribe of nomads. They were a large Kingdom. Who were allies of Constantinople.

    Crown heights resident on April 4, 2011 at 10:58 pm

    That’s your point of reference halpo group science on a homemade website. That was made by a Jewish man who never went to school to study DNA. Try again. Plenty of accredited Archaeologist have found proof of the Khazar conversion. An the their existence is a fact. They weren’t a tiny tribe of nomads. They were a large Kingdom. Who were allies of Constantinople.

    Crown heights resident on April 4, 2011 at 11:00 pm

The interesting thing that Debbie left out is Rula Jebreal was born in Israel. She attacks the country that gave her the freedom to speak and write as she does – freedom that incidentally, she wouldn’t have if she had been born in any Arab country.

This is a classic case of biting the hand that fed you – and nothing that she says in her book is anywhere close to the real picture of what life is like in Israel – certainly not when she left the country two decades ago.

Keep that in mind when you talk about her looks, Mizrahi Jews look like her and you can’t tell an Arab apart from a Jew in Israel. There are Arabs who speak fluent Hebrew and Jews who speak fluent Arabic so mere appearance tells you nothing about the identity of people in Israel, no matter what she wrote in her book or what is conveyed in the film.

NormanF on April 4, 2011 at 3:14 am

    How is she biting the hand that fed her she grew up in a Palestinian orphanage ran by a Palestinian woman. Those hands you claim fed here were the reason the orphanage was needed in the first place. The Israeli army is the reason most of those Palestinian children were orphans.

    Crown heights resident on April 4, 2011 at 9:41 pm

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