B'tselem, Rights for Palestinians, silence for Israeli's - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Jacob Blues
    • 10.03.06 | 21:40 (IST)

    relegated to a brief "background and a single page of "statistics", Bt'selem chooses to record the Palestinian campaign of terror with but 9 photo's, and zero reports. http://www.btselem.org/English/Israeli%5FCivilians/ Again, the understanding is, RALLY for Palestinian rights. Israeli rights relegated to the back of the bus. One can easily compare and constrast the efforts made to highlight the two. In five years of press releases, since 2001, there are a total of 3 indpendent press releases critical of Palestinian violence against Israelis. In contrast, there are dozens of releases critical of Israeli actions. The scales, seem to be tilted towards the rights of one party in a two party conflict. Likewise, in five years of publications, there are a total of ZERO, publications outlining any of the Palestinian violence against Israelis incomparision with a multitude of publications touting the abuse of Palestinians.

    from the article: Patriotism sans borders
    First published 00:00 10.03.06 | Last updated 00:00 10.03.06
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