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Occupation Has No Future

We chose this opening title because this film gives a broad overview and is rich in background information. It covers many topics, gives many supporting details, has good graphics, and a variety of speakers make the subject move along.

Topics covered

  • Pervasive role of military service in Israeli life
    • Refuseniks
    • Shministim, young people signing statements refusing military service
  • Settlers: their aims, accomplishments, and effect on Palestinians
  • Hebron conditions
    • Ratio of settlers to Palestinians; ratio of military protectors to settlers
    • February 1994 killing of people at the Tomb of the Patriarchs
    • Expropriation of Palestinian property
  • Refugee camps (Dheisheh)
  • Separation wall
    • Green line and relation to the wall’s path
    • Expropriation of Palestinian property
    • Origins in Zionism
    • “Seam villages”
    • Checkpoints
    • Bil’in demonstrations
  • Status of East Jerusalem
  • U.S. financial and military support of Israel

Panelists

Following the screening, these panelists will present their views and respond to your questions and comments.

Screening details