For David Nigel Braham # 52 - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Fortuna Benmayor
    • 13.10.09 | 04:38 (IST)

    David, I enjoy your posts, learn from them and agree with you always. This time though, I wonder what else could Obama have done besides accepting the price. Let's say he would have said: "Listen guys, I don't deserve it yet". That would have caused shock, rifts and could have been interpreted as a rejection of peace, and inflamed those bellicose Muslim fanatics who would have crowed "I told you so! - I told you so!". It's certainly not Israel's Chutzpah to question the prize. It's certainly not Obama's fault he received it. It is the sole responsability of a prize that has lost almost all moral value. To share such an honor with Yasser Arafat just can't be moral. Do you agree? Best, Fortuna.

    from the article: Israeli mockery of Obama's Nobel is pure chutzpah
    First published 07:16 12.10.09 | Last updated 11:14 12.10.09
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