Israelis backing gag on rights groups - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Ami
    • 28.04.10 | 09:05 (IDT)

    This is a wonderful observation on having free speech and maybe "too much of it". I have no clue what "too much free speech" is. But one way to think of it is to look even at people right here. The IDF censors and hides secrets like what happens to Palestinians in prisons and under arrest, yet there is so much information on Israeli drones (pilot-less planes) rockets and RADARS, these are no longer "state secrets". Israel has a different problem, Israelis do not know how to shape their image and talk about drip irrigation, environmental technology and communication systems. They "let" foreign journalists dominate the discussions on mainstream media outlets. But this is changing quickly, blogging and all kind of Internet content, like YouTube is changing how people see Israelis and Israel. Just a small blog: http://bit.ly/h0X7w

    from the article: Poll: Majority of Israel's Jews back gag on rights groups
    First published 02:08 28.04.10 | Last updated 10:34 28.04.10
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