Tags: Rodney Mazinter

Ill-judged views about Israel

The Editor The Cape Times Dear Sir In their ill-judged views about Israel, Messrs Daitz, Sanders and their hero, Terry Crawford-Browne (Cape Times May 18, 2015 Tactic condemned) choose to waste their time at checkpoints peering into the West Bank where the brave boys and girls making up the Israeli Defence Force provide a strong deterrent that ensures…

The Editor The Cape Times Dear Sir In three anti-Israel stories the Cape Times of today chose to feature (13 May 2015), each was filled with historical inaccuracies and hateful propaganda Of all the countries that have come into existence in the last century, no country’s credentials are more legitimate than Israel’s. One of the reasons is…

A nuclear Iran will make the world a more dangerous place

We ordinary citizens generally understand that in any bilateral negotiations there are issues of national import that are best kept private so as not to upset delicate talks. But in these matters it is understood that the negotiating parties abstain from making provocative statements that may prejudge the outcome of an agreement. Why then should…

Terry Crawford-Browne’s articles reflect anti-Israel attitudes

Terry Crawford-Browne’s articles and letters generally reflect anti-Israel attitudes. Typical is his rant in the Cape Times (End of ‘error’ may be about to dawn.) He usually seems outraged to be accused of anti-Semitism, since in his mind he only savages that country and not Jews as such. Yet his letters do incorporate ancient motifs…

    While the BDS movement goes about its egregious business of targeting local businesses by claiming that they are supporting the Palestinians, it appears from the daily news emanating from the Middle East that the Palestinians themselves are not as negatively motivated.   All life is sacred to Israelis.  This week quick-acting Israeli border…