Mark #69 - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • CHGODMK
    • 30.05.06 | 02:06 (IDT)

    Actually, I don't have a problem with intelligent, fair criticism of Israeli policy. What I cannot stand is when Israel is singled out for special criticism and expected to put up with violence against its civilians--something we would expect no other country to accept. Instead, we get people, like Khalid, who avoid questions about why Arafat never adhered to the rules of diplomacy to submit a counter-proposal in negotiations; who evade explaining why the Palestinians immediately resort to violence when they can't have it all; and ignore explaining why the Palestinians can vote terrorists into their government and then cry foul when they are boycotted, but expect people to boycott Israel. And all this is finished with the same tired, old script of Israeli racism. Those who have no argument simply recite their scripts. You know what I'm talking about.

    from the article: Between prisoners and captives
    First published 00:00 29.05.06 | Last updated 00:00 29.05.06
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