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Paul Larkin

Chroniclers are privileged to enter where they list, to come and go through keyholes, to ride upon the wind, to overcome in their soarings up and down, all obstacles of distance, time and place.
Charles Dickens - Barnaby Rudge, Chapter The Ninth

Reactions to my Boycott Israel Blog

Understandably, my Boycott Israel blog (see below) provoked a big response. A lot of people who know me personally tend to mail me directly rather than posting onto Cic Saor.

So as to avoid a dialogue of the deaf, where both sides just have their own position and never consider the conflicting views of others, I am publishing two negative comments and one which supports what I said. None of the contributors wanted to be identified so I quote them anonymously:

I cannot agree with the proposal (of a boycott of Israel) no matter that I find what is going on in Gaza repulsive. In the Netherlands, Muslim youth are going on the streets shouting for Hitler and calling for Jews to be gassed. Similar shit was being shouted at the demonstration in Manchester a couple of weeks ago.
I would love to discuss this with you over a few pints of... Léigh an t-alt uilig - Read Full Article....


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