the many paranoid hateful reactions on this Talkback is staggering - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Ernst
    • 13.12.11 | 15:33 (IST)

    If you read an article in which a man writes about his grief, you would expect Talkback reactions with sensitivity and respect. You may not agree with the cause of the Palestinian victim, the least you can do is show your respect and your sadness for his unfortunate death. In stead, the Talkback is full of hateful reactions, people implying it was his own fault he died, that Tamimi was part of an anti-semitic, anti-zionist culture out to destroy Israel, etc, etc. Worst reaction was from kevin, who apparently all the way from Australia knows what is happening in Israel: "Please do not assume that Pollak's views are those of the majority of israelis and Diaspora Jews" Oh God, I hope you are wrong, Kevin. Because if you are right, that means Israel is doomed...

    from the article: A courageous Palestinian has died, shrouded in stones
    First published 02:56 13.12.11 | Last updated 02:56 13.12.11
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