Stupid exceptionalism in Mideast
August 1, 2006
Many leaders and officials are reacting with outraged dismay to the death toll among civilians in Lebanon, which includes children reportedly killed in Israel’s air strike against Hezbollah targets in Qana.
Despite declamations of concern from those in the international community, however, none of these officials seem willing to think through the implications of their willingness to act as if Israel is responsible for this high civilian death toll . . . [Click for more]