Hawkins is right in boycotting Israel. most people, intellectual , even Jewish intellectual are against the policy of Israel. A president called it an apartheid state and Chomsky compares to Nazis. the excuses like security which Israel has and Palestine has none,Terrorism,Israel is a terrorist state and cause of terrorism in the world not to mention the instability and economic cost. These are valid criticism not antisemitism. The present policy will destroy the Jewish state of Israel in Palestinian land.
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