Chomsky? Leading intellectual? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • JW
    • 13.05.13 | 22:07 (IDT)

    It took this corkscrew over five years to finally admit the Pol Pot regime in Cambodia was committing mass genocide against its people -- a very hard thing for Chomsky to concede against a anti-US regime -- his favorite type of regime. And Chomsky has no problem figuring out imaginative reasons to flirt with Belarus, considered the most repressive regime in Europe if not one of the most worldwide. And Chomsky has no problem flirting with Iran who murder there own people to keep the mullahs in power. Or flirting with Hugo Chavez who even Fidel Castro criticized for its rampant antisemitism. The only thing Chomsky is good for is serving as a living example of what happens when an otherwise erudite intelligent mind has a screw missing.

    from the article: Strenger than Fiction / Israel is encouraging academic boycott by denying entry to Chomsky
    First published 16:56 17.05.10 | Last updated 16:56 17.05.10
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