Proportionality & Hypocrisy: NATO in Kosovo vs. IDF in Gaza

by Martin Sherman “There is always a cost to defeat an evil. It never comes free, unfortunately. But the cost of failure to defeat a great evil is far higher.” -Jamie Shea, NATO Spokesman on BBC News, May 31, 1999 The international furor over the Goldstone Report and the ongoing censure of Israel over its conduct of “Operation Cast Lead” refuses to die down, even against the backdrop of the country’s remarkable humanitarian efforts in earthquake-stricken Haiti.