Israel is out of touch with the world - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Natallie Durson
    • 02.06.10 | 15:11 (IDT)

    Just as Israel habitually underestimates it's opponents, they are underestimating the online crowd. Nobody is going to swallow Israeli propaganda whole cloth. The very fact that they are being propagandaized will alienate many people. Israelis need to get over the idea that they are more clever than anybody else. That idea should be put to rest forever. Embracing the truth with their opponents and finding a way forward would gain them much more respect. Aggressive propaganda, meant to deceive, is the worst thing Israelis could do. it is the same old tired strategy we have seen for decades.

    from the article: Israelis fight back via Facebook and Twitter
    First published 00:44 02.06.10 | Last updated 00:44 02.06.10
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