Activists, you must shame and pressure the PA for its sins as much as you pressure Israel for its crimes

Palestinian rights activists rally in L.A. in 2017 against Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel (Brian van der Brug / Los Angeles Times)

After decades of repression, the resistance movement today gives the Palestinian national struggle for liberation a new direction. But such resistance has never come from the Palestinian Authority (PA), whose reason for existing at all is to accommodate Israel’s priorities of security and trade.