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    • Massimiliano
    • 28.01.11 | 10:22 (IST)

    Can one boycott a society where by law Jewish can reclaim properties in East Jerusalem but Arabs cannot do the same in West Jerusalem, where supreme courts orders in the West Bank are not implemented by the army, where Palestinian citizens of Israel suffer continuous discrimination in terms of access to public services, access to the labour market, pay conditions, where scholars like Chomsky and Finkelstein are not allowed in the country for their criticism of Israeli policies? Can we boycott a state which supports targeted killings inside private houses of asleep men by its own military, a society which has created the largest outdoor prison in the world through a siege on Gaza? Oh but you must be right, who cares about all this if its Arab citizens are allowed to read the free press!!

    from the article: One doesn't boycott the only free society in the Mideast
    First published 03:10 28.01.11 | Last updated 03:10 28.01.11
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