shameful and misplaced. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
  • p.TextOutput { R static java.lang.String p.mt = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; R static java.lang.String p.publicInterfaces = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValued'; R static java.lang.String p.beanClass = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; RW java.lang.String value = '4'; R transient java.lang.Object _data = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.NumberInputPolicy'; },ModelStore=com.polopoly.model.ModelStoreInMap p.TextOutput { R static java.lang.String p.mt = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; R static java.lang.String p.publicInterfaces = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValued'; R static java.lang.String p.beanClass = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; RW java.lang.String value = '20'; R transient java.lang.Object _data = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.NumberInputPolicy'; },ModelStore=com.polopoly.model.ModelStoreInMap
    • anonymous
    • 07.07.11 | 08:29 (IDT)

    While on the surface there are similarities, there are enough differences to make this opinion shameful and misplaced. True the american negro, as they were called at that time, were disenfranchised. Howerver they were disenfranchised from their own state and they were pursuing full rights as american citizens. In the west bank, the palestinians are not seeking full rights as Israeli citizens. They are seeking a "right" that is distinctly different. While the parallels to the civil rights movement are interesting, the differences are far more noteworthy and far more imortant. Viewing the palestinian cause through the lens of the american civil rights movement distorts reality. The comparision of Israel to the Jim Crow south is perverse.

    from the article: Empathy toward the Palestinian side invokes hatred and distrust
    First published 03:16 07.07.11 | Last updated 03:16 07.07.11
Haaretz Headlines
Israeli soldiers in Gaza during operation protective edge, 2014.

IDF asks veterans' group to reveal sources

IDF asks state to file request, claiming army needs more details in order to investigate suspected war crimes claims allegedly raised by veterans' groups.

Republican U.S. presidential candidates former Governor Jeb Bush (L) and businessman Donald Trump (R

Bush and Trump clash over Iraq war and 9/11

After Trump blasts Bush and his brother over Iraq war and 9/11, Bush says Trump was 'building a TV show while my brother was building a security apparatus.'

40 of the 100 women murdered in Israel by domestic violence
With rise in domestic violence, Israeli victims search for solutions

Many women, killed by partners, had fled to shelters but went home when support ended.

09:23 14.02.16 | 0 comments
Sara Netanyahu (Eran Wolkowski)

Sara Netanyahu's house of horrors

People who have the misfortune to work in the Prime Minister’s Residence live in a milieu of terror in its classic sense: a place in which fear and dread are imposed by means of violence, force and threats. This has now been established by a court ruling.