Since the probable answer to all those questions is no, we know why – even after Yasir Arafat was granted authority over 95 percent of the Palestinian population in Gaza and the West Bank – more than one million Israeli Arabs chose to continue living under Israeli sovereignty in the Jewish state of Israel rather than under the all-too-unfortunate oppression that is the lot of nearly all the Arabs throughout the Middle East.
Rabbi Shmuley Boteach is a bestselling author and the founder of This World:
The Jewish Values Network.
About the Author: Shmuley Boteach, whom the Washington Post calls “the most famous rabbi in America,” is the founder of The World Values Network and the international bestselling author of 30 books, including “The Fed-up Man of Faith: Challenging God in the Face of Tragedy and Suffering.” Follow him on Twitter @RabbiShmuley.
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