Ken Loach - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • 29.08.06 | 01:30 (IDT)

    Another trendy person without much knowledge at all on the real history and facts of Israels politics. Israel is the only democracy in the Middle East where Arab Israelis as well as Jewish Israelis, and Christians including women and children enjoy freedom, the right to study, work and speak freely on all political matters. The same cannot be said for any other middle eastern country where Jewish people have been repeatedly oppressed, terrorized and murdered and ultimately had to leave. I'm curious why no other country is ever bemoaned in the way Israel is, for example, Sudan, Thailand where people are sentanced to death without even a fair trial, British subjects included. Also dogs are beaten for hours before being slaughtered for eating. Zimbabwe is never complained about, France has allowed the bullying of its' Jews without any help from the Government or police that there has been a mass exodus, to name but a few.

    from the article: British director Ken Loach backs Palestinian call for boycott on Israel
    First published 00:00 27.08.06 | Last updated 00:00 27.08.06
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