MH17, Iraq, Gaza and the deadly verbal dance around killing people | buffoon | Scoop.it

“War” comes with its own paraphernalia

"The global outrage over the killing of 298 civilians on flight MH17, apparently by a missile fired by pro-Russian rebels, is deafening. But the killing of Palestinians by Israeli troops in the Gaza strip – now at a figure well beyond the death toll in the fields of the Ukraine – just doesn’t seem to get people as hot and bothered."