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Have you ever wondered how it is that every woman in Saudi Arabia wants to wear a burka?

I would think that at least one woman would like to shop at Nordstom rather than The Burka Store.

Funny how intellectual conformity is a sign of thought rot.

So much for the intellectual diversity.

What the heck? Where is the balance on this issue. I am herewith vowing to not buy SUP publications.

The mind boggles at the thought that SUP could not find a single person sympathetic to Israel's position to contribute to this "discussion."
M. Kellner

"When even Amos Oz supports a military operation,"

Like so many Israeli "leftists" of his generation, Amoz Oz shows himself to be an enlightened paternalist in this interview with Die Welle.

He is willing to end the blockade of Gaza provided that the Gaza Strip is demilitarized. Because, you see, Palestinians are like children: they should be taken care of, but not allowed to defend themselves. They have no right to their own security because they have nothing to fear from a benign Jewish state. Oz says to his interviewer:

Ich glaube, dass die Blockade beendet werden sollte. Ich glaube, dass der Gaza-Streifen im großen Umfang mit Mitteln aus Israel, den arabischen und anderen Ländern versorgt werden sollte - im Austausch für eine wirksame Entmilitarisierung.

Not a single post not hostile to Israel, or hostile to a genocidal, theocratic, anti-Semitic terrorist group, Hamas. Gotta love Stanford U. Press's idea of scholarly debate. Stalin would approve.

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