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Old 05-17-2019, 10:46 AM
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Originally Posted by cmkeller View Post
Israel is not uniquely exempt from criticism on that basis. The issue I have is that Israel is uniquely singled out for criticism on this basis. Israel should at least be as exempt from it as other countries are.
Israel is NOT uniquely singled out anymore than Japan is uniquely singled out for its attempt to build an empire. That doesn't mean it can't show some examples of hypocrisy -- they can. But hypocrisy doesn't change the fact that people have been displaced because of their desire to have a nation, and people are understandably upset by it.