Not Even An Israeli

Not Even An Israeli

In reference to the Klinghoffer opera, composer John Adams felt it was a way
to discuss the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

Firstly Mr. Klinghoffer had
nothing to do with the conflict. He was not even an Israeli, but a handicapped
elderly American who happened to be Jewish. To stereotype a race or religion
is prejudice. Hiding behind artistic freedom doesn’t make it less so. 

Hillcrest, Queens

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