Scottish MP, George Galloway is no stranger to controversy. But he has been defended for his willingness to meet anyone with an open mind, free of judgment. In 1994, he met the genocidal Iraqi dictator, Saddam Hussein and told him, "Sir, I salute your courage, your strength, your indefatigability." So far, so eyebrow-raising. But like we said, he's willing to meet anyone, right?
Wrong. It seems that while mass-murderers who use nerve gas on their own populations are acceptable, ordinary Israeli citizens aren't. Last night, during a debate at Oxford University, Galloway stormed out when he realised he was debating with a young Israeli. He left the debating chamber shouting, "I don’t debate with Israelis”. I don't recognize Israeli citizens."
Now, surely even the most hardline anti-Israel person here will see the problem with this?
George Galloway storms out of a debate, refusing to talk to an Israeli. He
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