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7 March 2013

Israeli taxpayers shouldn’t fund anti-Israeli films

We don’t normally directly link to other people’s posts except for Action Items but this one follows so well to Oscarwinningwabbit I couldn’t resist. I wish I could say they took their idea from Five Minutes for Israel.

IDF reservists: Israeli taxpayers shouldn’t fund anti-Israeli films, Israel Hayom, 6 March 2013

NGO “Consensus” says it is absurd that Israeli citizens fund films that harm them and their loved ones. In terms of the threat facing Israeli soldiers, the rifle and bomb have been replaced by the video camera and microphone.

The Israeli NGO Consensus sent a letter to Culture and Sport Minister Limor Livnat on Wednesday, seeking an urgent meeting with her to discuss setting new criteria for determining which films receive government funding. Click the link to read more.

About David Guy

B.A./B.C.A. (Communication and Media Arts) University of Wollongong, AUSTRALIA M.A. in Government (Diplomacy and Conflict Studies) Inter Disciplinary Center, Herzliya, ISRAEL Twitter @5MFI
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