The First Palestinian in Jerusalem’s City Hall?
Ramadan Dabash doesn’t care if you call him a collaborator.
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Ramadan Dabash doesn’t care if his neighbors call him a collaborator. He just wants to help give his people a better life. That's why he's trying to become the first Palestinian ever to win a seat on Jerusalem's City Council.
Beyond the esoteric debates on 1-state vs. 2-state solutions, people will look for practical ways to have a voice in their communities' affairs: A majority of Palestinians living in Jerusalem support voting in municipal elections