“ the way the Palestinians are treated is so reminiscent of the way black people were treated in the South when I was growing up. And its an intolerable situation. And that our country backs this treatment by standing with Israel through thick and thin is just unbearable.
Alice Walker (Schriftstellerin ("Die Farbe Lila"), Pulitzer-Preisträgerin. Über die Lage der Palästinenser)