21st October 2012
Link reblogged from Baruch Heshy Obramowitz with 30 notes
When Israelis kill Arabs there is outrage. But Assad’s brutal campaign has cost 30,000 lives and there’ve been no protests
A Free Syrian Army fighter carries a baby, the only survivor in his family after an…
“Because Israel/Palestine is a project in self-importance for many Western liberals, and you get to say ugly things about the Jews and usually get away with it - a bonus, as arcane pointed out.”
This is exactly how I feel. Israel is routinely condemned, particularly at home, while our government was bending over backwards to kiss the Chinese Vice-PM’s arse and says nothing about anyone else ever. If it’s not a fashionable country to bitch about, people won’t bother, and that’s disgusting.