These images at Lifta convey Zionist reality in a shocking and potent way.

First, most obviously, the ruins are still there. They aren’t 1000 years old. It is obvious what they are.

Second, the Israelis having picnics and swimming in the wells are not in denial or ignorant- they do not care.

Third, we could see, with Israeli settlements on both sides. The line doesn’t matter. Partition is a dream, and as equality and rights for all.