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    • Bob Schwartz
    • 03.05.10 | 20:49 (IDT)

    We have at least the same right to criticize Israel as Israel to criticize Diaspora Jews. All of us who live in Europe and are Israeli citizens have the same right to criticize Israel as the German emigrants who left Germany 1933-1945. And the Jewish and non-Jewish has the same right to criticize Israel as the world had to criticize Germany 1933-1945, Russia 1917-1990, etc., etc., etc. You mmay not like our interference, but you can't stop it. Because we have full freedom of speech. That's one of the reasons why Israelis leave Israel, Russians leave Russia, and so on: to defend their own freedom in face of a society showing more and more fascist traits (see the last Univ. of Tel-Aviv survey on the opinion of Israelis on the civil rights for human rights NGOs in Israel. Myself, I spend each year a few months in Israel and the rest in Europe and US. And I criticize them all when they deserve it ... Best regards Bob

    from the article: Is Europe's new Jewish group putting unfair pressure on Israel?
    First published 04:35 03.05.10 | Last updated 04:35 03.05.10
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