Supermodel Bella Hadid, who has been calling for a “Free Palestine,” decided to post a photo from 1939 of a soccer team from “Palestine,” possibly to buttress claims that “Palestine” existed long before the state of Israel was reborn in 1948.
One problem: the photo showed the team from “Palestine,” all right, but every member of the team was Jewish. Additionally, they all had the Jewish Star of David emblazoned on their uniforms.
Bella Hadid posts a pic of the all Jewish football team in Mandatory Palestine. The stupidity is unbelievable! pic.twitter.com/aIVi1o8nrO
— Emily Schrader – אמילי שריידר (@emilykschrader) June 7, 2021
The stupidity is astonishing. Does she actually not know or is she willfully lying? https://t.co/lZctfk8R5V
— Shoshanna Keats Jaskoll (@skjask) June 7, 2021
Israeli Arab activist Yosef Haddad noted:
Bella Hadid uploaded a story on her Instagram showing a photo of a football team and saying Palestine versus Australia in 1939. Now I’m not sure what she’s trying to say here, but, this team,