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snagglepuss Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Dec-05-10 10:53 PM
Response to Reply #15
17. If you are targetting a leftist, hire leftists.
Edited on Sun Dec-05-10 10:57 PM by snagglepuss
Israel Shamir writing on the CounterPunch:

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For a smear that really sticks, you need to get it from an ex-apostle. An accusation by a Caiaphas does not impress. If you are targeting a leftist, hire leftists. For example, Trotskyites were willing and useful tools against the Communists. Pseudo Anti-Zionists are currently being used to hamstring a genuine Pro-Palestinian movement. Who are the Judases of this campaign against our Julian?


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Anna Ardin (the official complainant) is often described by the media as a leftist. She has ties to the US-financed anti-Castro and anti-communist groups. She published her anti-Castro diatribes (see here and here) in the Swedish-language publication Revista de Asignaturas Cubanas put out by Miscelneas de Cuba. From Oslo, Professor Michael Seltzer points out that this periodical is the product of a well-financed anti-Castro organization in Sweden. He further notes that the group is connected with Union Liberal Cubana led by Carlos Alberto Montaner whose CIA ties were exposed here. Note that Ardin was deported from Cuba for subversive activities. In Cuba she interacted with the feminist anti-Castro group Las damas de blanco (the Ladies in White). This group receives US government funds and the convicted anti-communist terrorist Luis Posada Carriles is a friend and supporter. Wikipedia quotes Hebe de Bonafini, president of the Argentine Madres de Plaza de Mayo as saying that the so-called Ladies in White defend the terrorism of the United States.




http://www.counterpunch.org/shamir09142010.html




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