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Can everyone please stop posting photos of
dead Palestinian children all over the internet?

Telegraph [UK], by Brendan O´Neill

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Posted By:Attercliffe, 7/18/2014 6:09:43 PM

Harrowing photos of dead or injured Palestinians kids are appearing everywhere. [Snip] Many of the photos being published under the Twitter hashtag #GazaUnderAttack feature children wailing, howling, covered in blood, battered, bruised and sometimes even dead. They all get retweeted an incredible amount, alongside broken-heart emoticons or phrases such as “Grieve for the children of Palestine” and statements like: “Every time I close my eyes, I see the innocent children of Palestine running, I hear them scream.” It all has the look and feel and sound of moral pornography, designed less to enlighten people about what is going in Israel-Gaza--war harms

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Good piece. "Moral pornography" - yes, I very much like that turn of phrase.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Hicksvillekid59, 7/18/2014 6:15:38 PM     (No. 9930722)

No sympathy here. Stop rocketing Israel. Could these people be more craven.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Avanti1, 7/18/2014 6:29:43 PM     (No. 9930736)

So sorry to hear that your sensibilities have been offended by photos of dead children, Brendan.

Perhaps you should send your concerns to Benjamin Netanyahu.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Jntsrgn, 7/18/2014 6:46:27 PM     (No. 9930749)

I´m sorry that anyone is a naive sucker for this propaganda. Bibi should have steamrolled these terrorists decades ago.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: richwill, 7/18/2014 7:07:57 PM     (No. 9930770)

The Gaza situation is the result of idiotic international opinion forcing Israel to leave Gaza. Has anyone noticed how international opinion is always wrong?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: horacer, 7/18/2014 7:25:34 PM     (No. 9930789)

Buying into the Hamas propaganda like this is no different than aiding and abetting murder. Hamas wants dead children. They provoke Israel in the hopes that one of their responses will kill innocent children who will be used as propaganda. Israel has no desire to see innocent Palestinian children killed, Hamas does. Viewing this trash helps fuel the barbaric lunatics.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Avanti1, 7/18/2014 7:34:21 PM     (No. 9930798)

#3

I´m sorry that anyone is a naive sucker for rejecting "this" propaganda and not ALL propaganda. To say "Bibi should have steamrolled these terrorists decades ago" cheapens the plight of innocent children and refugees who have been "steamrolled."

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Reply 7 - Posted by: woofwoofwoof, 7/18/2014 7:44:33 PM     (No. 9930807)

Why should they stop when it´s working.

Hamas doesn´t care, they don´t care when they launch rockets at Tel Aviv 1,500 times, don´t care when it´s their own children who suffer. Probably half of it is fake, and so what. My solution is to use bigger bombs so there´s nothing left to show. Seriously. War is a serious matter. If you don´t take it seriously you will probably lose.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: FormerNYer, 7/18/2014 8:37:21 PM     (No. 9930849)

I´ll bet the parents of these dead children were the same palestinians that were dancing in the streets when the WTCs came down.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 7/18/2014 10:30:33 PM     (No. 9930939)

Same people call for Hamas to stop shooting at Israel ?

The other day it looked like CAIR was out in full force posting on the Internet after every article.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: harper, 7/19/2014 12:19:16 AM     (No. 9931015)

They attacked Israel in the same old way
They forced Israel to defend itself in the same old way
They hid their rockets and terrorists in their houses in the same old way
They awaited the hoped for glorious death of their own children in the same old way
The western media lapped it up in the same old way
The dull leftards of the west believed all the lies in the same old way
And the UN did nothing useful in the same old way

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Pinchem, 7/19/2014 2:02:00 AM     (No. 9931057)

Palestinian sympathizers here should wise up. It has been exposed that many of these pictures are false, being from other wars, even from Syria. They are NOT all Palestine children. It is the Palestinians who are killing hundreds of women and children in Israel. Stop listening to the media who are to America what child molesters are to children. Shame on them.


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Reply 12 - Posted by: ruready?, 7/19/2014 8:02:13 AM     (No. 9931224)

The Germans should have been thinking about their children when they sank the Lusitania and bombed London.

The Japanese should have been thinking about their children when they bombed Pearl Harbor

The Palestinians should have been thinking about their children when they fired rockets into Israel.

Life is tough - it´s even tougher if you´re stupid.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: toddh, 7/19/2014 10:55:51 AM     (No. 9931526)

Weaponized children.

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