The Bulldozer as a Symbol of Israeli-Palestinian Relations

Dr. Ralph Harrington is writing a book on the historical significance of bulldozers (yes, really).  According to him, “The use of these machines (built in the United States and fitted with their armour and other military accoutrements in Israel) in house demolitions and in support of military operations has given them a significance for Israel’s critics similar to that of whaling ships among environmentalists.”

Read the whole at History News Network.

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