• A Palestinian-American billionaire thinks activists boycotting Israel are going about it all wrong

    25 days ago - By Chron

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    Bashar al-Masri, a Palestinian-American billionaire, is the developer behind Rawabi, the first planned city in the West Bank built by and for Palestinians. It's a $1.4 billion project.
    Masri has called Rawabi a "Marshall Plan to pick up" Palestine's economy, but has been criticized by Palestinian activists for working with Israeli companies and the government to build the city.
    Masri told Business Insider that he thinks activists have made a mistake by targeting all of Israel with boycotts and divestment actions. If activists focused on boycotting the...
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  • A Palestinian-American billionaire thinks activists boycotting Israel are going about it all wrong

    A Palestinian-American billionaire thinks activists boycotting Israel are going about it all wrong

    25 days ago - By Business Insider

    Bashar al-Masri, a Palestinian-American billionaire, is the developer behind Rawabi, the first planned city in the West Bank built by and for Palestinians. It's a $1.4 billion project.
    Masri has called Rawabi a "Marshall Plan to pick up" Palestine's economy, but has been criticized by Palestinian activists for working with Israeli companies and the government to build the city.
    Masri told Business Insider that he thinks activists have made a mistake by targeting all of Israel with boycotts and divestment actions. If activists focused on boycotting the 400,000 Jewish-Israelis living on...
    Read more ...