#156 Zak can not distinguish the EXCUSE from the PURPOSE - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Johnboy
    • 10.12.07 | 05:29 (IST)

    Z: "Your point that IDF checkpoints in the West Bank and the security fence are 'designed to evict Palestinians from their ancestral lands' has no merit in reality." And yet it is "in reality" leading to that result. How odd... Just an "unintended consequence" of Israeli policy? Or is it the PURPOSE of that policy, and the cry of Security! Security! Security! is nothing more than the EXCUSE? Z: "The security precautions are in fact designed to save Israeli civilian lives " That is just a terrific example of zionist double-speak: 1) Let's place Israeli civilians in harm's way by sending them in to displace the inhabitants. 2) Gosh! They are now in danger! 3) Therefore we must expropriate more land to keep them safe!!! Here's a thought: if putting them in harm's way has endangered their safety then the RESPONSIBLE action is to bring them back to Israel, while putting a WALL around them is IRRESPONSIBLE.

    from the article: London's burning for Dichter
    First published 00:00 09.12.07 | Last updated 00:00 09.12.07
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