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    • Aaron Aarons
    • 28.04.07 | 07:01 (IDT)

    I have no idea what Azmi Bashara actually DID, but the accusations against him all involve helping the victims of imperialist aggression defend themselves against the aggressors. That's what a lot of us here in the U.S.A. did during the U.S. war against Vietnam, among whom special honors go to those in the U.S. military who mutinied, deserted, "fragged" their offficers, etc.. To put it another way, treason to an imperialist country is loyalty to humanity and planet earth. Moreover, as an Arab and a non-Jew Bishara is at best a third-class citizen of Israel, so he could hardly be charged with anything more than third-degree treason. ;-)

    from the article: Balad Chairman Bishara: I cannot receive a fair trial in Israel
    First published 00:00 26.04.07 | Last updated 00:00 26.04.07
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