The Other Israel
Issue #1 as Images
The following links present the images of each page
of Issue 1 as printed in July 1983. The context at that time was
the increasing tragedy of the Lebanon war. The Israeli government was
avoiding overtures for negotiations with representatives of
the PLO with the motive of not giving legitimacy for the
establishment of a Palestinian state and to extend settlements into the
In 1983 a ICIPP resolution
published by paid advertisement began with the observation
"Once again, we are seeing automatic cooperation between the Arab
rejectionist front , with its allies among PLO extremists, and the
Israeli rejectionist front, which runs our government."
20 years later, a reading of Issue 1
sheds light on the violence still employed by rejectionists
on both sides to sabotage steps toward settlement.