“Blame the blockade.
Mr. Turner’s “prescription” for saving Gaza’s Palestinians is based on a severe case of historical myopia. For it’s the one word that Mr. Turner neglected to use in his anti-Israel screed that is in fact behind Gaza’s rapidly devolving state: Hamas.
According to the report that Mr. Turner cites, education, health and social protection in Gaza have all unraveled since the blockade was imposed. This canard is a staple of pro-Palestinian organizations’ diet of half-truths and outright lies regarding Israeli responsibility for Palestinian mismanagement of Gazan affairs…”
Read the complete essay as it appears in CiF Watch: http://cifwatch.com/2012/09/11/blame-anyone-but-hamas-unrwa-gaza-head-robert-turner-the-bigotry-of-no-expectations/