Last week, of course, he stirred controversy when he described the Palestinians are "an invented people".
But in that assertion Newt Gingrich, who, incidentally, has a PhD in history, is absolutely right, and as the following clip shows he is able to deal deftly with persons seemingly not as familiar with the facts as he is.
Newt Gingrich has proved himself to be on the side of history. The question is, of course: will history prove to be on his side?
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