Bostrom hasn't changed my opinion of him much - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • dave
    • 02.11.09 | 04:51 (IST)

    I appreciate his coming to Israel to try to explain his thoughts, but it becomes clear in this interview with phrases like 'the IDF liquidates so many Palestinians' that he is so doctrinaire that to expect something like objective journalism from him about Israel is out of the question. He acknowledges that the article could have been written better, but not that the premise of the article was flawed or that his spurious connection between the IDF and the New Jersey organ smuggling ring is problematic. Lastly, I would have liked to have seen Bostrom's comments before an audience in Algeria addressed by Levy as well, but based on the interview it seems pretty clear what his answer would be.

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    First published 02:35 02.11.09 | Last updated 10:41 02.11.09
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