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Mayor Villaraigosa supports Israeli bombing of Lebanon

by Mayor Warhead Monday, Jul. 17, 2006 at 9:31 PM

At a pro-Israel rally organized by L.A.'s Simon Wiesenthal Center, Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa made clear his support for the Israeli bombings of Gaza and Lebanon (Photo: AFP/Hassan Ammar - What if this was your mother? A wounded Lebanese woman, covered in blood, is evacuated after surviving an Israeli air strike in Tyre, south Lebanon.)

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The L.A. Simon Wiesenthal Center held a pro-Israel rally on Thursday, July 13th, ( ) to show solidarity with Israeli military attacks against the Palestinian people and the nation of Lebanon. At the 5 p.m. rally attended by around 1,200 supporters of Israel, Wiesenthal Center officials welcomed none other than Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, who made it perfectly clear that he SUPPORTS the military actions now being carried out by the right-wing government of Israeli Prime Minister, Ehud Olmert. Speaking of the Lebanese Hezbollah guerillas who've fired missiles at Israel, Villaraigosa said, "What can you say about those who fire missiles at innocent civilians... at children." Yes, what words can possibly be used to strongly condemn the targeting and slaughter of innocent civilians! But perhaps Mayor Villaraigosa should look closely at the pictures on this page, it might then occur to him that Arab civilians, women and children, are also bleeding and dying - and their lives are just as precious.

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What if this was your daughter?

by Mayor Warhead Monday, Jul. 17, 2006 at 9:31 PM

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Medics help a woman who was injured in an Israeli aircraft attack that destroyed a house in Tyre, Lebanon, July 16, 2006. Israeli aircraft destroyed a house in a south Lebanon village on Sunday, killing eight civilians, including five with dual Canadian and Lebanese citizenship, a health ministry official said. REUTERS/Elie Abou Faysal (LEBANON)

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What if this was your grandmother?

by Mayor Warhead Monday, Jul. 17, 2006 at 9:31 PM

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Medics help an old woman who was injured in an Israeli aircraft attack that destroyed her house in Tyre, Lebanon, July 16, 2006. REUTERS/Haidar Hawila (LEBANON)

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What if this was your son?

by Mayor Warhead Monday, Jul. 17, 2006 at 9:31 PM

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Lebanese men carry an injured boy out of a building in Tyre, after it was attacked by an Israeli warplane on Sunday, July 16, 2006. Israeli airstrikes reduced entire apartment buildings to rubble and knocked out electricity in swaths of the Lebanese capital Sunday. (AP Photo/Nasser Nasser)

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What if this was your baby boy?

by Mayor Warhead Monday, Jul. 17, 2006 at 9:31 PM

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Two-year-old Karim Qobeisi is treated in hospital in the southern market town of Nabatiyeh in Lebanon Sunday, July 16, 2006 after he was injured during an Israeli airstrike whilst in his house, according to his father who was also injured. (AP Photo/Mohammed Zaatari)

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Here's the facts Dhimmi Monday, Jul. 17, 2006 at 10:21 PM
Drinking Bush's Kool-Aid Comandante Tania Monday, Jul. 17, 2006 at 11:29 PM
Unlike Demo-Repubs, Peace & Freedom & Greens do not support Israel ( Tuesday, Jul. 18, 2006 at 5:13 AM
She's like a million bucks... green and wrinkled! Kermit Tuesday, Jul. 18, 2006 at 1:40 PM
I am Green and I couldn't support Israel without being in denial Orrin Wednesday, Jul. 19, 2006 at 12:00 AM
Zionism is racism Adult Wednesday, Jul. 19, 2006 at 12:33 AM
Social Justice? I don't think so Norm Wednesday, Jul. 19, 2006 at 1:01 AM
Five out of your seven items here, CM... TW Wednesday, Jul. 19, 2006 at 5:07 AM
So, Yidiot... TW Wednesday, Jul. 19, 2006 at 6:28 PM
SchtarkerYid TW and his ignorance Wednesday, Jul. 19, 2006 at 6:34 PM
Israel's part is minute shetizdayen indeebay Wednesday, Jul. 19, 2006 at 6:37 PM
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