Killing in Gaza, saving in Nepal: Israel’s moral hypocrisy

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Israel doesn’t have to go all the way to Kathmandu to save lives; it would be enough to lift the siege it imposes an hour’s drive from Tel Aviv and let Gaza be rebuilt.

Palestinian schoolgirls walk past the rubble of a house in Gaza.

Palestinian schoolgirls walk past the rubble of a house destroyed during the 2014 war, in Beit Hanoun, northern Gaza Strip, April 12, 2015

The uniform is the same uniform. It’s the uniform whose wearers blew up hundreds of homes and schools and clinics in Gaza last summer. It’s the uniform whose wearers periodically shoot teenagers and children throwing stones and peaceful demonstrators in the West Bank. It’s the uniform that every night invades homes and brutally pulls people out of bed, often for needless and politically motivated arrests. It’s the uniform that blocks people’s freedom of movement in their own land. It’s the uniform that’s been abusing an entire people for decades.

Now its wearers are…

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