MICHAEL A HOFFMAN II, HISTORIAN AND AUTHOR
Independent History & Research.
He was educated at the
University of New York
and is a former reporter for the New York Bureau of the
.Hoffman is the author of several books, including his masterwork,
The Hoffman Wire
, is sent out weekly to thousands of supporters.
_______________________Brother Nathanael Kapner:
Israel launched an air strike against Hamas in the Gaza Strip onDecember 27, 2008. The invasion has now expanded into an all out war with no end in sight,complete with Israeli ground troops and reserves slaughtering hundreds of civilians. What areyour opening thoughts on this?
As usual, the Israelis in Gaza are taking a crap on an entire people. The IDFis dismantling,
so much Hamas, but the infrastructure of Gaza’s government. We areseeing housing, the educational system, and Gaza’s fire-fighting & medical facilities,systematically being dismantled by Israel.This is not a limited attack on Hamas as the Israelis spin it. This is an attack on the Palestinianpeople’s ability to govern, educate, house, and protect themselves.
Israel is defending themselves against criticism of civilian deaths by saying thatHamas is “using civilians as human shields.” What is your response to this?
As always happens when these Talmudic war crimes transpire, Israeli( “hasbara” ) propaganda-operations and their counterparts in the Judaic-controlled media gointo high gear. We are seeing the pattern repeated in Gaza now. Every single atrocitycommitted by the Israelis is explained away as either “collateral damage” or “civilians beingused by Hamas as human shields.” Imagine if in Oakland, California, African-American guerrillas fired rockets at Sacramento inprotest over the killing of a black man by transit cops. In response, the California National