THE HUMANITARIAN crisis resulting from Israel’s military action in Gaza has lost it a lot of support internationally.
Yet very few of the letters and emails I’ve received from constituents about the situation have called for a ceasefire on both sides. Hamas, by virtue of being the elected government, seem to have escaped criticism. Their culpability in deliberately provoking Israel’s attack has been largely overlooked, as have Hamas’s obnoxious political and religious views.
This video, which I saw over at Iain Dale’s Diary, might be useful in reminding people just how democratic Hamas actually are: