[lit-ideas] Re: Strong Stuff

  • From: "Stan Spiegel" <writeforu2@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <lit-ideas@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 9 May 2004 13:44:30 -0400

John - Do you really think Lauri King-Irani's comparison of America's bad
behavior in Iraq with Israel's treatment of Palestinians holds water?

Stan Spiegel

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "John McCreery" <mccreery@xxxxxxx>
To: <lit-ideas@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Friday, May 07, 2004 4:01 AM
Subject: [lit-ideas] Strong Stuff


> Ray Scupin, who forwarded the following link to me, writes,
>
>
> This is a message from my friend=A0Laurie King-Irani, an anthropologist
> at the University of Victoria in Canada. Laurie is fluent in both
> Hebrew and Arabic and did research on the Palestinian-Israeli ethnic
> and religious conflict for her PhD directed by Michael Herzfeld now at
> Harvard.=A0 She has close friends who are Israelis and also Arabs
> throughout the world.=A0 Laurie wrote a chapter on the Middle East for =
> my
> race and ethnicity textbook.=A0 She was also a journalist in the Middle
> East before going into anthropology and was an editor for the Middle
> East Report, a publication read widely by specialists in the region.=A0
> She is married to my friend George Irani who is a Lebanese Christian
> who also did his PhD at Harvard in international relations.
>    =A0
> As she indicates her op-ed is a bit over the top, but it is=A0does =
> invoke
> some very strong emotional issues and critical thought..=A0
>
> http://electroniciraq.net/news/1484.shtml
>
>
>
>
> John L. McCreery
> International Vice Chair, Democrats Abroad
>
> Tel 81-45-314-9324
> Email mccreery@xxxxxxx
>
> >> Life isn't fair. Democracy should be. <<
>
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