Two standards for two people - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Jasper
    • 29.09.09 | 14:40 (IST)

    Goldstone is clearly racist: he holds the two sides to different standards, based upon his conviction that Arabs as an entity are not part of civilization, and cannot be expected to behave in certain ways. Thus, they can rocket Sderot as much as they want, because civilization's standards do not apply. But any defense by Israel must not harm any Arabs. That would be uncivilzied. You can't expect your dog to flush a toilet or use a toothbrush, can you? Same principle.

    from the article: U.S. to Israel: Probe alleged Gaza war crimes to advance peace
    First published 12:16 29.09.09 | Last updated 21:45 29.09.09
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