Micheline Ishay is professor of international studies and human rights and director of the Center for Middle East Studies at the University of Denver. Her books include “The Levant Express: The Arab Uprisings, Human Rights, and the Future of the Middle East” (2019) and “The Human Rights Reader: Major Political Essays, Speeches, and Documents From Ancient Times to the Present” (3rd Edition, 2022).
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Those who care about Israel and human rights need to confront the division between state and religion and offer alternatives to the subjugation of Palestinians in the territories, lest fanaticism be given the last word. To do otherwise would be a shortsighted approach to the survival of democracy.