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    • Ricardo El Magnifico
    • 29.09.12 | 20:17 (IST)

    You all want Israel to be purer than Caesar's wife, to behave in ways that the rest of the world ignores in their own behavior. Most of America was taken in offensive operations many years ago. Germans raped and pillaged much of the civilized world. The overwhelming majority of nations that came into possession of lands garnered from defensive wars never gave those lands back. Yes, many of you are cowards, anti-Semites, and defeatists, but others are just ignorant. Read history and learn who attacked whom and who lived in which territory when. Israel just happens to be a favorite whipping boy for a world gone mad with prevarication.

    from the article: German writer Gunter Grass criticizes Israel in new poem
    First published 15:46 29.09.12 | Last updated 15:46 29.09.12
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