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    • A mother
    • 01.03.11 | 07:58 (IST)

    Pete Seeger has to know better. Boycots bring deeper suffering to the weak and the poor of the society. For the same Bedouin he wants to protect from the reforestry he will indirectly make life harder in many other ways. Speak out against the Israeli governement policies, protest, do something creative to bring out your anger, WRITE A FREEDOM SONG but do not deprive the regular Israeli citizen,may it be Jew or Arab. The ones whom anyways struggle on many levels, far beyond of what can be comprehended from far away comfort zones. Economic boycots are not the way you hurt the people you try to help and that counts for everywhere, not only here.

    from the article: Pete Seeger officially joins anti-Israel boycott
    First published 02:19 01.03.11 | Last updated 02:19 01.03.11
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