The 'Two Jerusalems' Myth

By Eli E. Hertz, www.mythsandfacts.com Palestinians have nurtured a myth that historically there were two Jerusalems – an Arab ‘East Jerusalem’ and a Jewish ‘West Jerusalem.’¬† Jerusalem was never an Arab city; Jews have held a majority in Jerusalem¬† since 1870, and ‘east-west’ is a geographic, not political designation. It is no different than claiming…