Baloney! We are the masters of boycotts! - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Hannah
    • 09.08.14 | 01:31 (IDT)

    Kosher laws are a kind of boycott---you won't drink wine or eat bread made by the goyim? That's a cultural boycott! You won't drive a car that's made in Germany even though the people who built it weren't even alive during WWII? That's a cultural boycott! Boycotts are a peaceful means of registering disapproval, distrust or political disagreement. It is a peaceful, non-violent means of registering distrust and disagreement. Mahatma Gandhi used and promoted boycotts. Martin Luther King used and promoted boycotts. if you don't have boycotts, you get violence instead. I prefer non-violence.

    from the article: Tricycle controversy: Why Jews don’t do boycotts
    First published 15:18 08.08.14 | Last updated 15:08 08.08.14
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