Critical Consciousness - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • lakshmi
    • 15.08.07 | 18:10 (IDT)

    I applaud and admire the fact that Haaretz prints critical columns about Israel. That's what a free press is about. I may not agree with the criticism, but I'm glad it is here in the marketplace of ideas. The problem is that with Talkback it is like throwing red meat to the pack of Israel bashers who have no concern with balance at all, and have a pathological inability or unwillingness to see anything but the negative facts about Israel and ignore little things like Israeli democracy, which the Palestinian people themselves greatly admire (see polling results in my post on the thread to Hass article -- at present it is #15 there).

    from the article: Time to attack
    First published 00:00 15.08.07 | Last updated 00:00 15.08.07
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