what is the problem here? National geographic in a picture. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • john
    • 15.02.12 | 10:34 (IST)

    The picture is telling a story... and the Ethiopians here in Israel don't like the story. It reminds them of where they came from... It's not about the nude picture.. It is about the fear of realizing that the symbol of a mikveh in preparing to immigrate to Israel has a significance they cannot handle. They are Africans, and to come here they had to sell their past for the future.... Stating that the picture a pornographic nature is barbaric with no sense of photography or culture! This is not the United States where we had some kind of history of miss treating black people. Get over it already. I would like to add a suggestion: WATCH NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC… you might get a sense of where you came from.

    from the article: Facebook scandal erupts after Israeli photographer uploads photo of naked Ethiopian woman
    First published 05:03 15.02.12 | Last updated 05:03 15.02.12
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