Published 12/12/2011 | 05:00
• When your correspondent John Cuffe is looking in the rear-view mirror of history he obviously neglects to account for the inverse imagery, not to mention the ideological forces that drive it. As though ideology doesn't matter.
Freedom and totalitarian-ism are inconsequential ideas and have no bearing on the responsibility of government actions.
He portrays Israel as some warmongering state with a huge stockpile of nukes, when in fact Israel has only ever gone to war to defend itself.