Archive for April 6th, 2011
..or at least we think this is what Tariq Abu Dia, owner of the President Arafat souvenir shop in Gaza City, is probably contemplating at the moment:
Goldstone, a former international war crimes prosecutor, became a celebrity of sorts for Palestinians last year after he authored a UN Human Rights Council report on the Gaza war in which he accused Israel of war crimes.
Notoriously one-sided and uncritical of the tissue of lies and libels fed to him and his committee by the Palestinians and uncritical left-leaning ‘human rights’ organisations, it painted a wholly false picture of (as usual) the evil Israelis oppressing the poor Palestinians.
Like the fabrication, lies and Taqiyya of the Gaza flotilla incident that was to follow, it was comprised mainly of Muslims proclaiming breathlessly about supposed atrocities committed by Israel, NGOs backing them up – and credulous, story-hungry journalists taking down every word.
The Islamo-Left/mainstream media echo chamber then ensured this was propagated around the world as ‘what really happened’.
And now that Goldstone himself has admitted that his report really was, as we put it in our own Goldstone follow-up article, the ‘Fruit of the PoisUN Tree’, Mr Abu Dia must surely be pondering the fate of his remaindered Richard Goldstone range.
Well, he need worry no longer. We think we might have found someone to take it off his hands: