Thursday, December 14, 2006

Foolish, but Not Unworthy

Michael Kinsley argues that Jimmy Carter's comparison of Israel to South African apartheid is "a foolish and unfair comparison, unworthy of the man...." Kinsley is half right: the comparison is foolish and unfair; however, it is very much what we have come to expect from Carter over the last decade or more.

I could quibble with some other statements in Kinsley's piece, but it is overall quite good. Read it here.


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