is not the question. The real problem, which the article shows very clealy is that if you ban the right to express a different opinion from the goverments one, that equals infiling yourself into the same row with all the suppressive states around you. This is one of the worst moves Israel has made in the last years. Sorry, but now she is really rapidly drifting away from being a democracy!
Germany's Merkel backs justice minister in dismissal of top prosecutor (DPA)
from the article: Israel's boycott law: The quiet sound of going fascist