So why was Goldstone demonized? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    Here was a Zionist Jew, heading an investigative commission. For all we know, the commission investigated the situation in a fair way, and issued a report correct to the extent possible without Israel's cooperation. Nevertheless, Goldstone was demonized by Israelis, both Right and LEFT. Even Haartz journalists participated in the public lynch. Goldstone was barely able to attend the Bar-Mitzvah of his grandson, and Hebrew University dropped him from their Board of Governors. When would he be restored to "good standing"? How about before the next family Bar-Mitzvah?

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