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    • chet
    • 22.09.09 | 20:01 (IDT)

    If it wasn't so tragic, it would be amusing to consider the rank hypocrisy of this state touting itself as the only true democracy in the ME - protecting the rights of the minority and permitting free speech are not only ignored but attacked, using a supposedly independent judiciary. For my part, the cowardly and cheerleading academics are beneath contempt for failing to act in response to every aspect of the "operation" and the muzzling of anyone critical of it.

    from the article: How Israel silenced its Gaza war protesters
    First published 01:33 22.09.09 | Last updated 17:08 22.09.09
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