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    • DavidinSeattle
    • 31.03.11 | 19:48 (IST)

    I applaud Facebook for this decision. I am always surprised by the inventive ways BDS'ers flip around facts to demonize Israel. And Ha'aretz talkback is a notorious clearinghouse for these voices. Therefore, let me anticipate some of these anti-semitic BDS comments: 1) The all-powerful USA-Jewish lobby exerted its influence to supress free speech. 2) Calls to violence on the facebook page were fabricated. 3) If there is a peaceful Pal uprising, Israel will respond with violence (i.e. "will the US impose a no-fly zone over Israel"...) 4) A call to violence against Israel is justified. 5) So-called Israeli "calls to violence" are tolerated. Have I missed anything?

    from the article: Facebook: Intifada page removed when comments 'deteriorated to direct calls for violence'
    First published 15:33 31.03.11 | Last updated 15:33 31.03.11
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