'Rachel' screening in San Francisco shows a growing movement tired of being censored about Israel
Gottlieb, Rabbi Lynnhttp://mondoweiss.net/2009/07/rachel-screening-in-san-francisco-shows-a-growing-movement-tired-of-being-censored-about-israel.html
Date Written: 2009-07-27
Year Published: 2009
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX9200
A wide spectrum of individuals and organizations attempt to enforce the axiom: there shall be no public criticism of Israel. This platitude ironically goes hand in hand with the view that "Israel is the only democracy in the Middle East." Over the past several decades, self-appointed watch dogs of appropriate Israel discourse have spent hundreds of millions of dollars and poured out enormous doses of vitriol upon any individual or organization that dares to expresses even a drop of sympathy with the plight of Palestinians.