Ignorance is alive and well at sea - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Daniel E. Levenson
    • 05.06.10 | 01:52 (IDT)

    If this is true, then it just goes to show the mentality of the kinds of people who are behind these efforts to break the blockade. While some are no doubt genuinely interested in helping Palestinians who are in need of food, medicine and other basic supplies, I think it is delusional to say there is not a strong sentiment of anti-Israel hatred behind these efforts to get to Gaza by ship, and sadly, as this statement by an unknown passenger demonstrates, perhaps an undercurrent of anti-Antisemitism as well.

    from the article: IDF video shows flotilla passengers tell Israel Navy to 'go back to Auschwitz'
    First published 23:28 04.06.10 | Last updated 23:28 04.06.10
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