Israel’s ‘slay-for-play’ practice must be stopped

For many Israelis, killing Palestinians with impunity is a state-sponsored sport.

Sam Bahour

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Israeli soldiers and Jewish settlers work together to disperse Palestinian protesters demonstrating against the confiscation of Palestinian land near the Israeli settlement of Karmi Tzor, north of the West Bank city of Hebron, August 21 2009. (Photo: Najeh Hashlamoun/APA Images)

If one did not know better, they would believe that the Palestinian government places public ads on social media trying to recruit Palestinians to kill Jews. The sheer sound of that sentence sounds sick, as it should.

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