How ironic and illuminating that on the day the story appears we see the following headline - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Brad
    • 19.06.12 | 20:51 (IDT)

    Bedouin elected as head of Israeli academic institution for first time in history! Others have pointed out the status of Jews in the very countries and wanna be countries that this author seems to either have no problem with or positively supports. So much for her book and wisdom about racism.

    from the article: Author of The Color Purple refuses to authorize Hebrew version because 'Israel is guilty of apartheid'
    First published 04:55 19.06.12 | Last updated 04:55 19.06.12
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