Siegman - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • J-Practical
    • 10.11.09 | 00:45 (IST)

    Mr. Siegman, your arguments here sound so reasonable. It's easy to forget that elsewhere you publish poisonous descriptions of Israel, replete with factual errors, using the apologist's whitewash for Arab violence. I find your attitude towards the Palestinians patronizing and forgiving of all transgressions. I'm surprised that you dare criticize the current government who "insists on retaining far more Palestinian land than was demanded by previous Israeli governments". I recall that you lambasted ALL the deals that previous governments made. If and when Palestinians achieve a state, it will be despite people like you - not thanks to people like you. Similarly, as the public support for Israel declines further, you can take pride that your gasoline accelerated the flame.

    from the article: Response / Henry Siegman on Burston and 'Israel's pathology'
    First published 15:19 09.11.09 | Last updated 19:56 15.11.09
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