They just can't help themselves - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • george
    • 08.04.10 | 17:04 (IDT)

    Even when writing a good column, Burstyn just can't help himself from displaying his leftist bona fides: "when right-wing organizations like CAMERA and NGO Monitor pretend to fight bias by attacking only bias against Israel, their efforts are a dismal, baldly disingenuous failure". What claptrap - I'm not allowed to focus on antisemitism, I need to bring up other discrimination as well? Ok, guess no more focus on the Holocaust, not right, it must be subsumed into a general discussion of discrimination? No more discussion on the Nazis without also mentioning America's KKK? Maybe all these writers need to pass an iq test before being allowed to be commentators!

    from the article: Berkeley's Israel boycott: The occupation's new friend
    First published 15:54 08.04.10 | Last updated 16:51 08.04.10
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