Some thoughts about flotillas

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It has always been abundantly clear that for the Arab nations in the Middle East and most activists who purport to be pro-Palestinian, the true impetus for their activism comes from their anti-Israel inclinations.

In the past I have argued that it is only possible to be truly pro-Palestinian if you are also pro-peace with Israel. Nothing good has come to the Palestinians as a result of the Arab-Israeli conflict, and to be pro-Palestinian must therefore consist of being pro-peace as well. This unfortunately is not the case, and though for activists it is easier to be heard when you speak out against Israel, the people who will ultimately suffer are the Palestinian people.

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