THE IRRESISTIBLE PROGRESS OF BARBARITY - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Mohamed MALLECK
    • 16.08.10 | 18:55 (IDT)

    This is the irresistible, even triumphalst progress of barbarity at this beginning of the Third Millenium. More than once, I have been taunted, by Americans and other Westerners piqued by my obviously sincere but peaceful and enlightened criticism of warmongering Western imperialist-minded nations but also of Al Qaeda and of hard-line Taliban, why don't I do what Rachel Corrie tried to do. And when I am alone, I sometimes feel like hitting my head against a wall asking myself why don't I have the courage to try what Rachel tried to do. I feel ashamed, terribly ashamed of myself.

    from the article: IDF soldier posts images of blindfolded Palestinians on Facebook, from 'best time of my life'
    First published 16:46 16.08.10 | Last updated 16:46 16.08.10
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