Originally Posted by Ray in Seattle
See my last reply to Stephanie[/URL] for details.
Neither the British nor the UN had the right to dispose of Palestine. Similarly, the US Supreme Court had no right to decide the plight of Cherokee lands, even though it did so favorably to some extent. The problem was Andrew Jackson's government effectively ignored the Court's decision and set about surreptitiously dispossessing the Cherokee and other tribes of their land. The Nakbah is the Palestinian version of the Trail of Tears.