The Boiling Point

COLUMN: What was Goldstone thinking?

Jenny Newman, Senior Columnist

April 18, 2011

Richard Goldstone is retracting the Goldstone report. Partially. When the report was issued last year in response to the Israeli military action dubbed “Operation Cast Lead,” I never thought that the same man who argued that the Israeli soldiers involved were guilty of war crimes would ever denounce his own report. This is nothing against Richard Goldstone, mind you....