How would you feel if someone occupying your country, while ethnic cleansing your people, and systematically targeting your children gave free trips to celebrities as a way to cover up their crimes?
"If we don't stand up for children, then we don't stand up for much." --Marion Wright Edelman
Yet another #OscarsSoWhite
February 17, 2016 | Oscar? You mean an Academy Award?
Yes. Oh Yes!
You bet the answer is yes! Especially when the Oscar committee fills its swag bags for celebrities with $55,000 trips to Israel.
Why the sarcasm?
Because these trips are tools of manipulation.
These trips cover up crimes while building world support on the story that Israel is the true victim of the Middle East. That those pesky terrorist militant knife-wielding rock throwing Palestinians won’t let Israel exist or function like any other nation.
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Yet another #OscarsSoWhite, Scott Eric Kaufman, Salon
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