This is a terrific article that traces the stormy relationship between Israel and Africa over the past 70 years. Ramzy Baroud identifies the factors that helped Africa resist Israel’s imperial tendencies in the past. The presence of China and Africa have intensified a new western imperial scramble for Africa. Fortunately, there are 17 African nations that are opposed to granting the Zionists observer status in the African Union. What does Palestine stand to win or lose if this new arrangement holds?