Sunday, August 14, 2011

Israeli Apartheid = South African Apartheid

The Israeli state is racist to the bone.

That was well recognized by Black American human rights advocates by 1970, when this advertisement appeared in the New York Times:

Here is an example of the extreme racism nurtured by the Israeli state. This editorial cartoon appeared in Ha'aretz, which has a public image as the most influential Israeli newspaper, with the most educated readership:

The cartoon pictures African leaders as cannibals who eat Israeli diplomats.
This cartoon was published in Haaretz on January 12, 1973.
The cartoon's menu includes "Ambassador Hot Pot" and "Chopped Consul".


Apartheid Israel helped Apartheid South Africa murder Africans

The intimate alliance between Apartheid South Africa and Apartheid Israel is illustrated in these photos from meetings of their top officials in 1975 and 1976:

Above: Israeli defense minister Shimon Peres, South African Prime Minister B.J. Vorster, and Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin, in occupied Jerusalem, April 1976.

Above: Israeli defense minister Shimon Peres, and Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin, meet with high officials of the apartheid regime of South Africa, in occupied Jerusalem, April 1975.

Above: Vorster meets with the top Israeli political leaders: Begin, Dayan, and Rabin, in occupied Jerusalem, 1976.

That was the year after Israel had joined the South African invasion of Angola.