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    • Mark Lincoln
    • 11.11.09 | 04:11 (IST)

    To understand where Haaretz comes down on this issue. As a rule those who are most rabid in opposing Israel are printed. A mater of 'fairness.' Likewise any who make the most rabid arguments 'for' Israel appear. Anyone who shows any nuance about the situation is likely to be censored if they oppose an enemy of Israel. and printed if they object to a policy of Israel. This is necessary for 'fairness' as Haaretz would not wish to show favor. This is a curious position unless one understands that like America's (theoretically 'liberal') press which prints unquestioned any lie of the right as necessary for both positions to be treated equally, while refusing to compare the arguments on rational basis for fear of showing bias. The right has automatic advantage and the left cannot understands why people cannot think through the arguments. The left believes in reason, trusting reason to win. The right conquers by emotional appeal

    from the article: Response / On 'exorcising' Israel bashers from the Jewish mainstream
    First published 09:37 10.11.09 | Last updated 08:10 11.11.09
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