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Dec 2, 2023Liked by Hussain Abdul-Hussain

This was a great article.

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Amazing. Just disgusted with morons in Oakland which is a failed city

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Clearly you haven’t been to Oakland. But right-wingers always love to call cities “failed.” Multiculturalism terrifies them.

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You know you are awfully stupid. I’m not a right winger and a failed city is not about multiculturalism. Unless you consider failed schools and crime multicultural. That’s quite racist of you.

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Maybe that’s because only favoured cultures are allowed.

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Of course I’ve been there.

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Dec 2, 2023Liked by Hussain Abdul-Hussain

Amen. One more reason I'm happy to have left Oakland.

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Dec 3, 2023Liked by Hussain Abdul-Hussain

Thank you. Well said.

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Great Writing and gives a more accurate picture of the real issues facing. Arabs in the middle east.

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A voice of truth and sanity. You have just gained yourself a new subscriber.

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Finally. Something honest and to the point. A person with real experiences. Thank you

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This is a disgusting victim-blaming screed that has zero to do with the plight of Palestinians. My wife is Lebanese and she can tell--as can most sane people--who the aggressor in Gaza is. She also remembers what country invaded Lebanon and occupied it for twenty years. I hope you are being paid for this fraudulent crap you are spewing.

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On the other hand, I had a college friend whose Armenian family had to flee Turkey and lived in Lebanon for a long while, but then had to flee their homes in Beirut because of the Palestinians. They'd take over Christian houses if they found them empty at any given time -- say, when the kids were at school, the father was at work, and the mother stepped out for some, oh, I don't know, butter.

Far too many of today's Palestinians are like far too many of our inner-city Blacks: made lazy and vicious from generations of rampant baby-making and welfare-taking. Where all that international largesse goes in Gaza is abundantly clear: not into education or community-building but into guns and bombs and concrete getaways.

Likewise, have our many trillions since the 1960s helped the majority of Blacks in America?

No, successful Blacks -- and there are many, many more than our democratic socialists would like you to believe -- have done it themselves.

Both Palestinian terrorists and Black street thugs make life for their hardworking kinfolk and neighbors pretty depressing -- and dangerous. And with retribution as one of their virtues, deadly.

What, me snitch? Not on your life. There and here.

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Lovely people you have following and cheering you, Hussain! Very fine people.

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Hard to dispute facts, so retreat into sarcasm and ad hominem attacks. Well done, Nathaniel.

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You’re not posting facts, you’re posting pro-genocide rhetoric. The internet is forever, fascist fuckwad!

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Telling the truth isn’t support for Israel’s actions in Gaza.

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Why has Lebanon not pursued peace with Israel, like Egypt and Jordan?

War with Israel has been Lebanon's choice since day one, no?

How many Lebanese Jews were killed in pogroms in 1975? In 1982?

How is Israel the aggressor in Gaza when they were attacked first, from Gaza, on Oct.7?

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Do you even have a brain, child? Do you even know the first thing about the Middle East? Lebanon barely has an army. Palestine has never had one. Israel is a nuclear power. What are you even yammering about?

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Every person has the right not to live in fear. But just saying that -- in the face of bomb and gun and barbed wire and contempt -- is one just being cruel? We each of us has the right to live. But so what?

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