settlers like KKK and segregationists, not Parks & Co - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Don Boston
    • 29.12.09 | 15:58 (IST)

    This is truly doublespeak. When racial purists like the settlers engage in violence to prevent reconciliation between 2 peoples, they are the precise equivalent of the US Ku Klux Klan and the diametric opposite of Rosa Parks and all who fought and continue to fight for civil rights and racial equality. The KKK also claimed to speak for God and to have divine authority for their actions. They too used violence and claimed support from the majority. They lost. The "discrimination" the settlers whine about is nothing less than trivial limits on their supposed right to steal from other people of the "wrong" race. That is racism of the second most vicious kind (second only to the Holocaust) How dare anyone compare such bigots to civil rights advocates? When this gets out in US media, and I'm sending copies of this article to local news media, support for Israel will plummet. How dare you steal, pervert and distort some of our greatest history?

    from the article: Comment / Settlement freeze is like racial segregation in U.S.
    First published 01:46 29.12.09 | Last updated 11:23 29.12.09
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