I am appaled at the contempt, bigotry and ignorance displayed here over South America. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Fortuna Benmayor
    • 25.12.10 | 15:22 (IST)

    Posters are refering to South American coutries like shitty banana corporations, suddenly raising their moustaches from their hammocks. A horrendous disdain and reductionism that reflects emotions of hate and disgust. "How dare you, microbe..." peopole can't spell Colombia right, and preach us that it's just the stinking left; and those who aren't on board are CIA stations; and all are narco-states... You have learned about our vast continent with a colonial stench that reaches till here; full of bad Hollywood clichés, stereotyping and banalizations (when not bananizations). Stop the BS and learn a bit about Latin America, perhaps by reading authors from our region. When you speak about Latin America you sound like fat, rich, capitalists, talking about "our back-yard". I'm nauseated.

    from the article: Ecuador becomes fifth Latin American country to recognize Palestinian state
    First published 06:04 25.12.10 | Last updated 06:04 25.12.10
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