THE ABSURD TIMES — STILL

THE NOBEL PRIZE IS ‘BLOWIN IN THE WIND’

Posted in Uncategorized by @honestcharlie on October 19, 2016

On the latest Nobel bit.

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The Nobel ‘Peace’ Prize has become an annual joke …. now the Prize for Literature joins the frenzy …

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A post from 5 years ago by Nima Shirazi

The Call Bob Dylan Won’t Heed:
BDS, Bullies, and Blowing Wind

A recent letter by the Israeli peace and justice group “Boycott From Within” (BfW) implores legendary singer-songwriter Bob Dylan to heed the Palestinian call for BDS and therefore not perform in Israel. The letter follows reports of Dylan’s 2011 summer tour, during which he will perform at Ramat Gan Stadium on June 20th.

The BfW letter hits all the right notes and speaks truth. It asks Dylan “not to perform in Israel until it respects Palestinian human rights,” explaining that “a performance in Israel, today, is a vote of support for its policies of oppression.” The letter speaks of ethnic cleansing, land theft, martial law, air strikes, and massacres. It…

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