U.S. Jews block conference - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Ralph Sheffey
    • 10.02.06 | 17:05 (IST)

    Critics of Israel are displaying anti-semitism when their objections only are directed to Israel and not to others who alledgedly commit the same offenses. Jews were not stopping the conference and did not engage in censorship. They rightfully objected to the conference and those running the conference respected those objections and cancelled the conference. If you know the facts, there was not any attempt to block the conference. Freedom of speech also includes the right to object - but not the right to riot to voice your views, as others have done. R.E. Sheffey

    from the article: U.S. Jews block conference set to include anti-Israel professors
    First published 00:00 09.02.06 | Last updated 00:00 09.02.06
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