“We don’t want any Israeli goods. We don’t want any Israeli services. We don’t want any Israeli academics, coming to the university or the college. We don’t even want any Israeli tourists to come to Bradford if any of them had thought of doing so.”
Galloway declared “I don’t debate with Israelis” following his campus fit of pique. While he doesn’t debate with them, he is happy to pose arm-in-arm — provided they are famous enough.
Spoon interferer Uri Geller is not only a well-known Israeli national but a former IDF paratrooper and a veteran of the Six-Days War. You can read his account of shooting a Jordanian soldier in Ramallah here.
It’s almost as though George Galloway is some kind of massive opportunist.