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    • Tzfonit
    • 06.08.07 | 11:20 (IDT)

    Funny how you feel that boycotting Israeli academics will deter the Israeli government from continuing its land annexation policies, when many of the academics here are those who oppose those policies. But for people like you, university professors at the U of Haifa, or Ben Gurion, or the Hebrew U, or Ariel College are all tarred with the same brush. As are all Israelis for that matter. We all do not do enough, all do nothing, and are all complacent, we all want peace in quotes, and all don't want to trouble ourselves. Maybe a closer view than from far away California would enlighten you a bit Dana, but I somehow doubt it. Have you examined how many Americans have voiced opposition to the war in Iraq lately? It's still going on. Maybe it's time to tidy up your own house before you spend any more precious time criticizing ours. Yep, as you said, "for evil to triumph, all that`s needed is for good people to do nothing. To answer your question it was Edmund Burke

    from the article: A visit to the jungle
    First published 00:00 06.08.07 | Last updated 00:00 06.08.07
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