else is new? Don't mistake the flushed symptoms for a healthy body politic.That is what Hannah is talking about.And every Occupation,and one as brutal as the israeli one,degrades & demoralises the population.So what if the local population was enjoying itself.So did sodom & gomorah ! In any case you don't live there and your impressions can be quite superficial.Did you by any chance get to travel in the Occupied Territories?Or were you too scared?The IDF has a nasty habit of shooting first and then asking questions,you know.and if you take children with you,be doubly careful.They have made a specialty of killing children,the younger the better.Recently,it has been 11 years old.
Woman moderately wounded by firebomb thrown at her car in north J'lem (Haaretz)
from the article: Ex-MK Bishara says will head bid to try U.S., Israeli 'war criminals'