February 4, 2013

A Deliberate Campaign to Bash Israel

Barry Rubin, Jerusalem Post

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The first, most important thing to understand about the Western and especially American debate on Israel is this: Never before in history has there been such a concerted, systematic and vicious campaign to discredit and demonize Israel, and especially to undermine its support in the Jewish community. Without comprehending this fact, the massive attacks from academia, mass media, organizations and even in mainstream political and intellectual debate cannot be understood. In other words, we aren’t dealing with lots of mistakes, but with the mass-production of hate speech.

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