Controversial ‘Rachel Corrie’ play ignites debate over freedom of speech

04.07.2013                      26.Tammus.5773

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Controversial ‘Rachel Corrie’ play ignites debate over freedom of speech

David Hadari demands J’lem Municipality cease funding theater hosting play, Barkat defends ‘freedom of expression’ in capital.

A one-woman play scheduled to debut next week about Rachel Corrie, the young American pro-Palestinian activist killed by an Israeli bulldozer in Gaza in 2003, has resulted in calls from an area politician to cease funding the theater hosting it, and concerns over freedom of speech….