If you want a picture of the future, imagine a boot stamping on a human face — forever or "It's better for you to burn & die at the stake than live with a heart that does not love MY God the way I think YOU should." -Terry Gross
Wednesday, August 08, 2012
Meet Bibi Netanyahu's Refusenik Nephew Who Says That Israel Is an Apartheid State
Jonathan Ben-Artzi, a mathematician at Cambridge University, is a young Israeli who refused to serve in the Israeli Defense Forces, and was imprisoned for over a year for doing so. Ben-Artzi echoes the views of many Israeli peace activists – a view almost totally missing from the discourse in this country. He laments the fact that, in his view, the country has indeed become an “apartheid state,” and supports the boycott, divestment and sanctions movement (BDS) – positions that are considered way beyond the pale in the U.S.