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    • RfaelMoshe
    • 09.11.09 | 20:51 (IST)

    There are two baseless assumptions that I hear from the "peace" camp, that come to lead them to their flawed conclusions. The first is that even were the Palestinians to have a state, that there would be peace, rather than a soveriegn base for more effective terror attacks. The second is that leftists are generally condescendingly racist towards Palestinians by treating them as lesser beings not in control of their violent actions if provoked i.e."the Arab street explodes in rage." It is racist at its extreme to relieve Palestinians of the consequences of their actions and choices as if they were a nation of chidren.

    from the article: Response / Henry Siegman on Burston and 'Israel's pathology'
    First published 15:19 09.11.09 | Last updated 19:56 15.11.09
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