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Sports are a unique way to bring diverse peoples together through shared passion. International sporting events like the World Cup are wonderful examples of this. Unfortunately, the Palestinian Authority has used sports to indoctrinate children with hatred for the state of Israel, instead of allowing football, and other sports, to peacefully bring together Israelis and Palestinians of all ages. Some examples are:
Meanwhile, at Avaaz.org, there's a petition, in Arabic, requesting the same thing, but for very different reasons. Palestinians are furious that Jibril Rajoub withdrew the proposal for the expulsion of Israel from FIFA, and are demanding his removal as head of the Palestinian Football Association.
How often do Palestinians activists agree with StandWithUs? Whatever your motivation, the answer is clear. Jibril Rajoub must go.
|Palestinians are furious with Jibril Rajoub|