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    • Thom
    • 18.05.10 | 17:11 (IDT)

    I agree, Israel is in a landslide. Grasping straws to find again her true identity. What Bradley fails to mention though is that as the right may be pushing hard so is the left and articles like this that have watered down the definitions of facism, apartheid, genocide, words that once held power are now nothing more than cliche. For years this has been the objective of extremists, break down the power of wrong and make it commonplace. I too fear the extremist right but I also fear the apologist attitudes of the left, I fear most that Jewish identity is being forever tainted. But this publication pushes so hard left that others must push right and where are moderates to turn. You claim you fear. You claim you care. But all you do is write with words that no longer hold their meaning. You dig your own hole, now live in it or claw your way out say this isn't the world I choose to be a part of and I shall fight for it to be.

    from the article: A Special Place in Hell / Rebranding Israel as a state headed for fascism
    First published 15:12 18.05.10 | Last updated 15:12 18.05.10
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