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Why Blow Yourself Up?
20 Aug 2002
Modified: 21 Aug 2002
Why Blow Yourself Up?
Why Blow Yourself up?

Thereís something so strange about being in the US after an extended voyage in Israel. Itís that wherever I go and whichever Ďaverageí non-Jewish people I speak to, no one can understand how a parent can send their children out to blow themselves up and applaud the action. They just canít see any justification for it.

Only in Israel are there Jews and I mean Jews who think they have to get to the bottom of Ďití. They ask themselves Ďwhat have we done to make them do such acts. They must be so desperate. We must have really screwed themÖ"

This reminds me of a couple of days I spent in NY after September 11th last year. I was walking home from synagogue and happened to strike up a conversation with a Long Island Jew walking home with his grandson. When I told the man I was from Boston he commented, "Ah! Bostonians have to get to the heart of things, donít they. They need to get into the mind of the terrorist and try to understand him and try to rehabilitate him. They have to find the ounce of good in himÖ.."

Yes, it is important to find the ounce of good in a person (donít forget Iím from Boston) but the truth is, there is no excuse for such actions and anyone who tries to make one is just as good as an accomplice.

It may sound harsh but we must understand that people who blow themselves up for a cause are doing it out of pure hatred because someone who could mutilate themselves like that simply hates himself.

They donít really hate Jews because if they took a moment to reason logically they would see very clearly that they have been the political pawns of millions of their own people for over 50 years. Iím not saying Israel has been completely fair to itís Arab citizens. However, Isnít it strange that the Jews had nothing when they came to this country after being tossed out of Arab lands and slaughtered in Europe and built a state and Arabs living in the lands west of the Jordan are still living in shacks except for the elite!

Donít have a conniption over what Iím saying but take it seriously. We all know very well that if the Arabs living west of the Jordan would step forward and hand in their gun caches and hate propaganda and say ĎWe had enough fighting. We want a state and we want it in peaceí we all know thereís nothing Israel could say except for Ďwelcome into the league of nations.í
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pure self-righteoius fantasy
21 Aug 2002
pure self-rigtheous fantasy,barry. Did you ever think of going to talk with the families of suicide bombers and ask them their opinion? Instead of reflecting in boston? You didnt because you are not really concenerd about suicide bombers.
Barry is the other side of the jew screaming about antisemitism. He is the chosen, and is safely coddled in this belief. Unmoved by the plight of the palestinians and quite unconcerned about causal factors, he can like the man in gospel parable reflect on how good he and his kind are, and how good the lord is to them. In barry is a kind of moral delinquincy perculiar.
Barry needs help
21 Aug 2002
Brian, I think albert Einstein had Barry in mind when he said that "He who joyfully marches to music in rank and file has already earned my contempt. He has been given a large brain by mistake, since for him the spinal cord would fully suffice. This disgrace to civilization should be done away with at once. Heroism at command, senseless brutality, deplorable loce-of-country stance, how violently I hate all this, how despicable and ignoble war is; I would rather be torn to shreds than be a part of so base an

Racist Zionist and their American buddies only have feelings for dead Jews. Arabs are not considered human.

The recent, Israeli terrorist bombings that killed 17 Palestinians, including 11 young children (more children then has ever been killed in any suicide bombing), and wounded over 150 human beings. Sadly, this appears acceptable to many right-wing racist such as Rabbi Yacoov Perin who, at a 1994 memorial service for Baruch Goldstein, the murderer of 29 Palestinans at prayer, said that “One milion Arabs are not worth a Jewish fingernail.” In America and in Israel, too many racists do not look at Palestinian and Israeli lives as being comparable.

Yea, the Israelis are doing great economically compared to the Palestinians. I wonder if our politicians' give-away of $ of out tax money to the Zionist has anything to do with that great success?

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