Chris Linthwaite - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • ConnieM.
    • 13.10.07 | 23:17 (IST)

    You know Chris once a person is burned they fear fire,once they have experienced a near drowning they fear the water and so on..so it is with Jewish people who have experienced the Holocaust or have experienced it through loved ones and friends. The scars never go away...the damage might heal but the pain is always close to the surface.This is a fact and cannot be disputed. What I fear is that the ignorant, bigoted, non-educated who make up a great deal of the worlds population will thrive on this baseless dialogue. They have no interest in learning the truth but enjoy feeding on the vile rhetoric of Jew hating. Hence we have created a monster that is almost impossible to stop. We have been fighting this hatred for over 2000 years and it continues to feed on itself like maggots on a dead animal. Can you understand this fear? Can you understand that danger lurks around the corner for Jews and can strike at any moment of any day? Why feed its ugly face with lies when we know the truth.

    from the article: Oxford Union reportedly invited Holocaust denier Irving to speak
    First published 00:00 12.10.07 | Last updated 00:00 12.10.07
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