Originally Posted by Wonderment
He singled out Palestinians for a reason: to delegitimize them.
Newt should be careful, as soon the may be reinvented and come out as Israeli. After all what is the difference between an Arab in Jaffa and one in Bethlehem?
In addition if Newt and Co. characterize Palestine as an artificial construction, then they can hardly blame the Arabs of 48 for rejecting it as such. Maybe Newt will inspire a rebirth of Pan Arabism that continues over from the Arab Spring.