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    • Helmut
    • 05.09.10 | 04:36 (IDT)

    ...coal mines. Miners used to carry canaries in cages with them because the canaries keeled over from dangerous gases before the miners did--alerting them. If I understand what the author is saying, the growing boycotts might be sort of like a canary which is beginning to wobble on its perch. Or did I misunderstand him?

    from the article: Anti-Israel economic boycotts are gaining speed
    First published 01:19 05.09.10 | Last updated 01:19 05.09.10
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