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    • Ben Alofs
    • 24.10.12 | 14:26 (IST)

    The number of bigots shouting down any critic of Israel's policy or Zionist ideology is even worse on Jerusalem Post. There reasoned critical posts often get flagged by the pro Israel propagandists and deleted by the moderator, while the chauvinists remain untouched. One needs to grow thick skin, fred. AS and BBJ are just a few of the bigots here on Ha'aretz. Ha'aretz - or at least the English language website - used to have very lively debates in the Talkback section (as opposed to shouting matches) until a few years ago a change in editorial line led to severe restrictions on posting Talkbacks. If you do that you will kill all the debate and so it happened. I can put up with bigots, but I never understood Ha'aretz decision to suddenly make the Talkback section a rather boring affair.

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