Muffling the protests of the real victims

05.06.2012                      15.Siwan. 5772

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Muffling the protests of the real victims

We will all have to pay the costs of the Ulpana affair, even as the police investigation has yet to yield a single arrest or indictment.

For years to come, the Ulpana affair will be grist for the mill in law schools around the world. This is a rare instance in which innumerable criminals are being exonerated despite a preponderance of incriminating evidence. The raucous cries emitted by the settlers and their patrons bear a resemblance to the withdrawal symptoms experienced by a junkie. The loud moaning of the offended oppressors from the settlements and the Knesset has muffled the protests of the real victims….