Israel taking precedence over free speech?

The fact that Israel takes precedence over freedom of speech in Canada should strike fear into the hearts of every Canadian (RE: "Is Israel above criticism?" Feb. 17). When the heart and soul of what democracy used to mean is blindly cancelled to buy votes and support a foreign people, it shows us just how much we matter in our country.

Published: Wednesday, 02/24/2010 12:00 am EST

The fact that Israel takes precedence over freedom of speech in Canada should strike fear into the hearts of every Canadian (RE: "Is Israel above criticism?" Feb. 17). When the heart and soul of what democracy used to mean is blindly cancelled to buy votes and support a foreign people, it shows us just how much we matter in our country.

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