1 Ilan Pappe, Fifty Years Through the Eyes oj'New Historians' in Israel, MIDDLE EAST REPORT (MERIP), Summer 1998, at 17. 2 Id. 3 Id. Baruch Kimmerling was the first Israeli scholar to associate Zionism with colonialism, drawing parallels between the Zionist colonization of Palestine and colonial-settler societies in the new world and Africa. His argument has launched a debate in Israel on this issue and became part of the so-called post-Zionist critique of Zionism: LAURENCE J. SILBERSTEIN, TIiE POSTZIONISM DEBATES: KNOWLEDGE AND POWER IN ISRAELI CULTURE 102-3 (1999).
4 See for example, Adalah's report in 10 Pal. Y.B. 1nt'1 L. 111 ( 1998/1999).