Today’s must-read: Weapons of mass distraction
NJ blogger Mary from Exit Zero reports on last Sunday’s conference about Academic Integrity in Columbia University:
The “Israeli-Palestinian” conflict is a misnomer – this is really a war between Arab/Islamist regimes and Israel. This conflict, and the terrorism that is used to prolong it isn’t just a tactic to destroy Israel; it’s also a means of distracting the world from the horrific oppression that these Arab regimes inflict on people worldwide, every day.
Arab nations, particularly Saudi Arabia, have spend many billions of dollars marketing the Israeli/Palestinian conflict and the Palestinian as noble victim. Behind oil, terrorism and hate literature, it’s their biggest export. (thus disproving that the myth trading partners are less combative than nontrading nations).
Read it all.
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