Additional Sources and Errata

Additional Sources

Sources appearing since publication of Paradigm Lost

Brent Staples, “How Italians Became ‘White,'” New York Times, October 13, 2019. A bracing reminder of how long it takes for a stigmatized population to be politically integrated.

Gideon Levy, “Israel’s Anti-Annexation Warriors Should Simply Surrender,” Haaretz, April 4, 2020 A veteran Israeli journalist declares the one-state reality has arrived.

Sources by Ian S. Lustick cited in Paradigm Lost

“Four Constructions of the Holocaust in Israeli Political Culture”

What Counts is the Counting: Statistical Manipulation as a Solution to Israel’s ‘Demographic Problem’” 

“Making Sense of the Nakba:  Ari Shavit, Baruch Marzel, and Zionist Claims to Territory”  

“To Build and to Be Built By:  Israel and the Hidden Logic of the Iron Wall”

“The Red Thread of Israel’s ‘Demographic Problem,'”

Other Sources Relating to Specific Topics

The Iron Wall

Vladimir Jabotinsky, “On the Iron Wall,” 1923, original Russian as published in the Berlin journal Razviet. Although most Hebrew and English translations of the article substitute the term “Land of Israel” for Palestine, Jabotinsky referred only to “Palestine” and the Palestinian Arabs.

Holocaustia and the Struggle Against It

Holocaust Survivors Advertisement in New York Times re Gaza Strip in August 2014

Annexation and Its Consequences

Yisrael Harel: Annexation with full Arab rights

Dynamics of the One-State Reality

Knocking on the Glass Ceiling (Arab-Jewish political alliances)

Michael Milstein and Avi Issacharoff, “The Return of ‘One State’: How ‘One State for Two Peoples’ is Taking Root in the Palestinian Arena


On p. 68 of Paradigm Lost the Washington-based center founded by Kenneth Marcus, named the Louis D. Brandeis Center for Human Rights under Law, was incorrectly identified as located at Brandeis University. It is neither located at Brandeis University nor affiliated with it.

The last sentence on p. 15 of Paradigm Lost, a quotation from Vladimir Jabotinsky, is missing one word. It should read: “This is a natural reaction and nothing will change it.”

On pp. 70 and 170, the name of the author of The Paradox of Plenty: Oil Booms and Petro-States, Terry Karl, is spelled incorrectly.