Another example of suppression of dissenting political views

Certainly looks that way: here it is.

Arens and the Tree, at http://www.haaretz.com/hasen/spages/819173.html (scroll down), in which a conference organiser blocks the participation of an expert on the Internet and terror because he is an outspoken critic of Israel and invited government personnel “would not feel comfortable in his presence”. This is a bit different from the Tony Judt case, because ostensibly this conference was not focusing on Israel or Israelis.

Next question: on what basis would I deny somebody a platform?

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