Perhaps Protests Will Help People Recognize It: Israel Is Not a Country of Law and Order

Source: Common Dreams
by Ramzy Baroud

“As hundreds of thousands, throughout Israel, joined anti-government protests, questions began to arise regarding how this movement would affect, or possibly merge, into the wider struggle against the Israeli military occupation and apartheid in Palestine. Pro-Palestine media outlets shared, with obvious excitement, news about statements made by Hollywood celebrities, the likes of Mark Ruffalo, about the need to ‘sanction the new hard right-wing government of (Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin) Netanyahu.’ Netanyahu, who sits at the heart of the current controversy and mass protests, struggled to find a single pilot for the flight carrying him to Rome on March 9 for a three-day visit with the Italian government. The reception for the Israeli leader in Italy was equally cold.” (03/16/23)