Barghouti was convicted and sentenced. Is the conviction just? Is the sentence just? Those should be the only questions that matter. I understand that it must be tempting to operate like any other Middle Eastern country, where justice can be overturned in the name of political expediency, but I would urge Israelis to follow the rule of law. That's what sets you apart from your neighbors.
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from the article: Free Barghouti Now