brian eno: stealing gaza

brian eno

Brian Eno: Stealing Gaza

It’s a tragedy that the Israelis – a people who must understand better than almost anybody the horrors of oppression – are now acting as oppressors. As the great Jewish writer Primo Levi once remarked “Everybody has their Jews, and for the Israelis it’s the Palestinians”. By creating a middle Eastern version of the Warsaw ghetto they are recapitulating their own history as though they’ve forgotten it. And by trying to paint an equivalence between the Palestinians – with their homemade rockets and stone-throwing teenagers – and themselves – with one of the most sophisticated military machines in the world – they sacrifice all credibility. [more]

See also:

Top 5 Lies About Israel’s Assault on Gaza

and:

The Maps Tell the True Story

Yea, Israel is the victim as their borders constantly expand . . . and I got a bridge to sell you – best bridge ever. Call now, while supplies last.

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