That's not the point! - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • GoonerEll
    • 16.11.11 | 19:29 (IST)

    Peaceful demonstration is very commendable - and certainly better for all concerned than suicide bombing, stone throwing, kidnapping and murdering. The point that Aron makes, however, is that this is in no way comparable to the original Freedom Riders of the US, and that the protesters, by comparing themselves in this way, are being dishonest and attempting to garner world sympathy on a false pretext.

    from the article: Palestinians embark on civil disobedience protests against 'demographic segregation'
    First published 00:48 16.11.11 | Last updated 00:48 16.11.11
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