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Netanyahu’s credo, ‘weak are slaughtered, strong survive,’ echoes Hitler

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu delivered a speech Wednesday at the Dimona nuclear plant, the site and symbol of Israel’s nuclear weapon capacity, and warned Iran and other regional rivals against taking Israel on.

The weak crumble, are slaughtered and are erased from history while the strong, for good or for ill, survive. The strong are respected, and alliances are made with the strong, and in the end peace is made with the strong…

But our enemies know very well what Israel is capable of doing. They are familiar with our policy. Whoever tries to hurt us—we hurt them

Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif said Iran was being “threatened with atomic annihilation by a warmonger standing next to an actual nuclear weapons factory.”

Netanyahu’s comments were widely derided on twitter as fascistic. Some quoted Adolf Hitler’s speech in Munich in 1923 at a time when he was gaining a following:

 “The whole of nature is a mighty struggle between strength and weakness, an eternal victory of the strong over the weak.”

Norman Finkelstein writes, “According to the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) definition of antisemitism–” which is now being embraced by political leaders in the U.S. and Britain — “’drawing comparisons of contemporary Israeli policy to that of the Nazis’  is taboo.

“Does this mean that the obvious juxtaposition of Netanyahu’s and Hitler’s words is antisemitic? Put otherwise, whose fault is it if Netanyahu sounds like Hitler?”

H/t Ofer Neiman.

 

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It must be nice to be “strong” especially when you are given billions of dollars in aid, the latest weapons, and protection from the world’s greatest superpower. Without years of the above support, the “strong” would have collapsed, and been yet another struggling Middle Eastern nation. All that aid and… Read more »

“Israel PM Echoes Hitler: The Weak Are Slaughtered, Erased From History”
by Fatimah Mazhar
In 1923, Adolf Hitler talked about the “eternal victory of the strong over the weak.” In 2018, Israeli PM Netanyahu has said something eerily similar.
LINK – https://www.carbonated.tv/news/israel-pm-benjamin-netanyahu

By Strong Bibi Adolf means bigger guns.
Strong for me is bigger spirit and a stronger heart.

Are these strong:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5HxEA2HdFpo

Zionists don’t do irony.

Lay by your pleading, law lies a-bleeding Burn all your studies down, and throw away your reading Small power the word has, and can afford us not half so much privilege as the sword does It’ll the foster the master, plaster disaster This’ll make a servant quickly greater than the… Read more »