Informit article: Jihadi Jake

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Abstract:

It’s somewhat sobering to read Jake Bilardi’s final blog post – less manifesto, in parts, more expository essay – and find oneself agreeing with many of his views and opinions on the state of the world. He was revolted by the Israel – Palestine conflict, which he – echoing the title of Max Blumenthal’s latest book, Goliath: Life and Loathing in Greater Israel – characterises as ‘the ultimate David and Goliath story, where the world was wanting so desperately to turn the victim into the oppressor and the oppressor into the victim, with much success’.

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