Bravo, Jethro Tull! - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Marty E.
    • 24.07.10 | 19:34 (IDT)

    I am proud to be a longtime fan of Jethro Tull, especially now. Jethro has demonstrated the difference between artists who want to use their talent to help promote a greater good, versus other artists, who have canceled their concerts in Israel which serves to drive an even greater wedge between Israel and Palestinians. Rather than building bridges, as Jethro is doing, boycotting and canceling concerts only adds fuel to the fire. Hmmm... which method is more effective and will help foster peace in the region? Who are truly the well-intentioned artists that legitimately want to see peace in the Middle East, versus the destruction of one side or another?

    from the article: Jethro Tull: Won't be pressured into canceling planned Israel show
    First published 19:05 24.07.10 | Last updated 19:05 24.07.10
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