By all definitions, the Palestinian residents of Gaza and the West Bank are slaves, no matter what their religious affiliations, color, or ancestry. The links below lead to articles that require thorough reading and not simply quick scans.
Once you've absorbed what the authors are saying, then you may attempt to argue with me regarding the justification of Israel's actions. Both the following pieces have been written by Jewish academics and authors who have a much clearer, and less emotional reaction to Israel's policies regarding the Palestinian people than I could ever have. Please educate yourselves:
-Hamas and Gaza: slave revolts and passionate evasions
-Seeing through the lies
"The world is a dangerous place to live; not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don't do anything about it." - Occupation Magazine