June 5, 2015: Winning the race
Readers respond to the latest 'Magazine' articles.
By JERUSALEM POST READERS
June 4, 2015 12:09
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WINNING THE RACEDara Frank (“Running history,” Sport, May 15) writes about the first Bible Marathon from Rosh Ha’ayin to Shiloh in such a way as to imply, subtly yet determinedly, that it is a violation of human rights, while a parallel Palestine Marathon “ignores the area’s complex political situation.” She then, with a damned-if-you-do, damned-if-you-don’t approach, makes a U-turn and accuses the Bible Marathon of refusing to “comment on the reality of the current political situation with the Palestinians,” promoting the “rhetoric of the Jewish people’s undeniable connection to the land.”
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