Skip to comments.Human Rights Watch on Gaza---->Advocacy NOT Accuracy
Posted on 03/26/2009 7:55:27 AM PDT by Shellybenoit
The International NGO, Human Rights Watch (HRW) is once again proving once again why its top banana Ken Roth is a perennial nominee for the Self Hating Jew Awards. They have a simple strategy, Advocacy not Accuracy.
HRW is famous for inventing and/or twisting facts to slander Israel. They tend to use Palestinian sources only, without bothering to verify.
HRW refuses to recognize terrorist attacks against Israel as provocative. For example, a year before the Gaza war they objected to Israel's limited response to the rocket attacks on Sedrot. In Jan 2008, Joe Stork of HRW wrote a 34 paragraph long letter bashing Israel (the length of one of my wife's weekend Honey-do lists). Only two sentences of that tome mentioned the Hamas rocket attacks (about the length of what I get done off my wife's list).
In the toxic tome HRW claims that Gaza remains occupied." I guess Mr. Stork hadn't read a newspaper in a few years as Israel pulled out of Gaza three years earlier.
Now HRW is making claims of Israeli human rights abuses in Gaza, and they are being made with their usual spirit of inaccuracy and unfairness:
(Excerpt) Read more at yidwithlid.blogspot.com ...
Disclaimer: Opinions posted on Free Republic are those of the individual posters and do not necessarily represent the opinion of Free Republic or its management. All materials posted herein are protected by copyright law and the exemption for fair use of copyrighted works.