The image of Anne Frank wearing a keffiyeh is not new - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Ben Alofs
    • 24.06.13 | 22:53 (IDT)

    I saw it years ago as stencil art on a wall in Amsterdam. And it has been on the walls of New York as well. What if the BDS movement is using the image? The BDS is fighting a non-violent struggle against Israel's occupation and oppression of the Palestinian people. Do you find the suggestion, that if a young Anne Frank would have been around today, she could have been protesting against Israel's occupation and oppression of the Palestinian people, upsetting, Bradley? What I find upsetting is that you compare this with the scourge of racist and vandalist price tag graffiti of the colonists and their supporters. There is nothing racist about the image of Anne Frank wearing a keffiyeh. To me it represents a symbol of hope, peace and coexistence!

    from the article: Dressing Anne Frank in Palestinian garb to boycott Israel
    First published 16:52 24.06.13 | Last updated 16:52 24.06.13
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