"A predictable Arab game": Racist words from the ambassador... - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • peacelover
    • 04.12.09 | 22:19 (IST)

    Imagine that an Arab ambassador to the UN said "A predictable Jewish game": Jewish groups and individuals around the globe would be howling about anti-Semitism - and rightly so. But when an Israeli diplomat makes such a despicable, racist remark, no one bats an eye - certainly not Israel. This can lead to only two conclusions: 1) That racism against Arabs is acceptable in the Western world (i.e. the U.S. and Europe) and/or 2) That people have become so used to Israeli racism that it barely elicits a response.

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    First published 04:27 04.12.09 | Last updated 18:21 04.12.09
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