Palestinian Co-Opts ALS Icebucket Challenge


Unless you have been in a cave (or not on social media, same difference), you would already be familiar with the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, dumping a bucket of ice water on one’s head or donating to the ALS Association.. Celebrities have joined in on the act, with virality ensuing.

Now palestinian photojournalist Fadi Arouri has found a way to politicize it.

Another disgusting exploitation of a nice gesture.

He’s certainly poured cold water on the notion he might be objective.

Please consider a donation. Besides the work we do - which includes scoops, exposing the haters and posting original and entertaining content - this blog takes up not just a lot of time but also money. Your support is appreciated.

Facebook Comments

Israellycool is testing Sovevos. Click for more info.