The man has a long and excellent academic career. His research is impeccable. I find him - and his work - inspiring and enlightening. His work is always confronted with nonsense like self-hating Jew, narcissist, communist...i.e. not really very serious. Even the zionist lobby's superman Alan Dershowitz is completely blown away by Finkelstein's argumentation and is left back appearing the banale ignorant stooge he basically is.
Gunmen in Egypt kill guard outside Niger embassy (Reuters)
from the article: Norman Finkelstein bids farewell to Israel bashing