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    • Samantha
    • 27.01.06 | 06:09 (IST)

    Israel is singled out because it is a singular case of naked Western imperialism that is damaging prospects for peace all over the world. Do you think you deserve to be left alone even when you are committing crimes? If my neighbor gets away with a crime, does that mean I should, too? It's not a battlefield used by the Arab world to destroy the Jewish state. It's a battlefield used by the ethical world to try to legitimize international law and promote peace and prosperity in both Israel and Palestine. You said Jews aren't colonists because they identify with the land of Israel/Historic Palestine. Well, I'm an American who has roots in Ireland, but you don't see me storming into Ireland and demanding other people's land and property, do you?

    from the article: Davos chair apologizes for magazine's Israel boycott call
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