Roger Waters - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • norm parker
    • 10.08.13 | 07:44 (IDT)

    I have no idea why people approach Waters on an intellectual level and then start asking whether Israel is democratic, discriminatory etc. He tries to pose questions only on an a populist and emotional level and should therefore only invite contempt like some of the other talkbacks here who also have no idea what they are talking about. The use of an inflated pig with a Star of David is not meant to provoke thought but rather to offend and insult. Roger Waters is probably anti-semitic or highly opposed to any idea that Jews should have a state of their own. He is not interested in approaching this issue seriously and frankly I don't give a damn about what he thinks or what he pretends to stand for in order to get another headline. If he really cared about the Palestinians he would express his pathetic views in a way that would be respectful both to them and to Israelis.

    from the article: An open letter to Roger Waters: Why Israel is not an apartheid state
    First published 13:00 09.08.13 | Last updated 13:00 09.08.13
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