not all the left is against israel - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • 12.02.10 | 03:29 (IST)

    The article is correct but in its conclusion it assumes that Israeli institutions and diplomatic bureaucrats can counter this threat on their own. This will not happen. The only way the "Islamic radical left" can be taken on defeated is by those who know the history of how the left became so anti Israel. It is a story of corruption , bribery, violent threats and racism. There are still many disilusioned lefties about who have had personal experience of this and also the huge conradictions and gaping holes in the Islamic radical left's arguments as seen from a rational socialist left standpoint. Israel needs to locate and mobilise them particularly in the universities, It will be vital in the fight against delegitimisation

    from the article: Think tank: Israel faces global delegitimization campaign
    First published 01:05 12.02.10 | Last updated 07:13 12.02.10
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