The Arabs of Palestine, it is often admitted, are as healthy to govern on their own while the Arabs of Iraq or Syria.

The Jews of Palestine are as healthy to govern on their own as any educated and organized community in European countries. Yet, linked as they are underneath the Mandate, self-government is impracticable both for individuals. The Mandate can’t be completely implemented nor manages to do it honourably terminate within the freedom of an Palestine that is undivided unless conflict between Arab and Jew could be composed. (more…)