‘Dear Shashi Naidoo: Like You, I Too Share The Desire For Peace’
by Vijeta Uniyal
June 26, 2018
…But I was certainly dismayed seeing you share the stage with anti-Israel boycott group BDS South Africa, a group that publicly campaigns for the economic and cultural boycott of Israel and covertly works to destroy the Jewish state…Needless to say, the incident gives antisemites yet another opportunity to defame and demonise Israel, a country that many of us in India and the diaspora have come to hold in great esteem. READ MORE
TIMES OF ISRAEL The day the Little Mermaid died Shashi Naidoo is a beautiful South African model. She is known to be of kind heart and of sensitive disposition. She is a socialite and TV personality who is loved and revered. Or was until she made the error of defending Israel on social media. In a series of Facebook posts, Naidoo questioned the behavior of Hamas and dared to suggest that the responsibility was not that of Israel alone. Big mistake.