in Voice of the People.
The Chronicle Herald.
shows, in his Oct. 16 column, an extraordinary bias. He is critical of the 2005
selection of Mohamed ElBaradei, director general of
the International Atomic Energy Agency, for a Nobel Prize for his efforts in
preventing nuclear proliferation, suggesting the selection committee
"conveniently overlooked the fact that such proliferation, involving
He castigates the awarding of the Nobel Prize to Yassir Arafat, calling him a terrorist. He makes no mention of the Nobel going to a number of Israels leaders whose indulgence in terrorism is well known. Menachem Begins history of terrorism against the British, Arabs, Americans and Jews is notorious. There is no mention of Yitzhak Rabins record in ordering the breaking of bones of Palestinian children and the demolition of thousands of homes and entire peaceful Palestinian villages, like Imwas (Emmaus), Yalu and Beit Nuba, my own hometown, and the expulsion of over 10,000 inhabitants in June 1967.
states that despite the
Ismail Zayid, MD,