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Originally posted by woodwardjnr
In my opinion it was slightly contentious on the Holocaust Remembrance Day to blame "Jews" for what is happening in Palestine. He should have been smart enough to have made the distinction between zionists and Jews.
Originally posted by IkNOwSTuff
That seemed a fairly harmless statement??
So whos calling for resignations or sackings? It didnt say anything about it in the linked article
As you can see i tried what you suggested and that hasn't worked for me either i know it will be me doing something wrong but thats just me and computersedit on 28-1-2013 by seethetruth because: (no reason given)
Originally posted by Britguy
reply to post by woodwardjnr
Aaaaah! They have that one covered too.
Criticism of Jews = Anti-semitism
Criticism of Israel i general = Anti-semitism
Criticism of Zionists, who are of course "Jewish" = Anti-semitism too
Originally posted by stumason
reply to post by IkNOwSTuff
He has been forced to apologise by the Liberal Democrat party - quite ironic they are called that and then slam one of their own for having an opinion on something.
It's not as if he actually lied or was particularly critical either, he just pointed out the obvious. But as to be expected, his party buckled under the weight of the Pro-Israel lobby and made him say sorry.