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Gaza No Selma
May 24, 2018

I usually read Thane Rosenbaum in the New York Jewish Week. Writing this CNN opinion piece, Rosenbaum is yet another journalist (several have written about this in the past two weeks) who brings up the "civilian death strategy" of Hamas. "The outrage ought to be directed at Hamas for imperiling its own people This is more a public relations battle than a military one, a sadistic game of Palestinian roulette, where dead Gazans serve a greater purpose than dead Israelis."
With 62 dead (even if 50 were armed Hamas terrorists claimed by Hamas as their own) as a result of last week's events, it's easy to understand the world's condemnation. What needs to be repeated (I think Rosenbaum suggests) is that this terrorist group would sacrifice its own in the interest of swaying public opinion. Golda Meir once said that as long as they hate us more than they love their own, we will struggle for peace. More than 40 years later that seems to remain the case... [Read more. >>>]

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