Israeli Supermodel Bar Refaeli Tells BDS Supporter Roger Waters to Remove Her Photo From His Performances

August 21, 2013 11:45 am 231 comments

Israel Supermodel Bar Refaeli. Photo: www.girlhairstyles.org.

Israeli supermodel Bar Refaeli on Wednesday demanded of former Pink Floyd front-man Roger Waters, a vocal supporter of Boycott Divestment and Sanctions against Israel, that he remove a glamorous shot of her from a video he uses in his performances, saying that Waters’s calls for a cultural boycott of the Jewish state should also include her.

Via Twitter, Refaeli (@BarRefaeli) told her 500,000+ followers in Hebrew: “Roger Waters, you should remove my picture from videos at your concerts. If you’re going to boycott, then go all the way.”

Yesterday, Waters, who recently raised the ire of the Jewish community by featuring a pig shaped balloon emblazoned with a Star of David at his concerts, formally called for his supporters and musician colleagues to join the Boycott, Divestment and Sanction movement against Israel.

In an interview with The Algemeiner Tuesday, Simon Wiesenthal Center associate dean Rabbi Abraham Cooper said he was surprised by the timing of Waters’s latest call in light of the approximately 1,700 recent political-related deaths in Egypt, Syria, Iraq and Lebanon and the current ongoing US-brokered peace talks.

“The fact that Roger Waters would call for a boycott against Israel, when Israelis and Palestinians are actually meeting today, shows a complete disconnect from reality, and probably really just a disinterest in even the headlines of today’s newspaper, and certainly, a fundamental bias; I guess you could call it a hatred,” Rabbi Cooper said.

Some of Refaeli’s followers who re-tweeted her message included Shai Bazak (@BazakShai), Israel’s Consul General in Boston, and the “Official German Eva Longoria fan-page” (@EvaLongoriaGER), which wrote, “I understand!”

Even the supermodel herself, appears to have changed her mind about Waters. Two years ago, in July, 2011, she attended a Pink Floyd concert in Paris, and was thrilled to see her likeness as part of a video montage, tweeting: “Crazy thing… Went to the Roger Waters show in Paris, and saw a pic of myself on the wall!!! #respect!!! I’m honored.”

Not anymore.

Israeli supermodel Bar Refaeli, via Twitter, responds to Roger Waters's calls for a cultural boycott of Israel by insisting that he remove her beautiful photos from his video performances. Photo: Screenshot.

Israeli supermodel Bar Refaeli, via Twitter, responds to Roger Waters's calls for a cultural boycott of Israel by insisting that he remove her beautiful photos from his video performances. Photo: Screenshot.

231 Comments

  • Simon Shepherd

    Hey! I’m European and a leftie. I don’t agree with Mr Waters and the other useful idiots who want Israel destroyed. I will certainly criticise Israeli policy if I don’t agree with it, but this sort of nut jobbery is just (barely) crypto-anti-semitism.

  • Bar is able to ask for her image to be removed, Roger is able to express his disgust at the war crimes committed by the state of Israel for at least the last 30 years!! Israel would have been referred to the war crimes court and been held accountable for its action if America hadn’t used its veto power at the UN for the last 30 years, FACT!!!
    You can not subject people to daily terror, abuse and collective punishment without their being a consequence pure and simple. Saying this does not make you an anti-Semite it makes you well informed!! Everyone, Israeli and Palestinian is entitled to feel safe in their home!

    • Well informed…that is the key. Most people are not because the media is so Bias. How many Arab countries are there surrounding Israel? how many of them voting in the UN? how many of them have oil? – Israel doesn’t have all those allies. It is the lonely little kid in the playground surrounded by bullies.
      What about the “Martirs” who blow themselves up in pizzerias, nightclubs and buses? The countless flow of rockets coming from Gaza (50 only in 2013) and having to interrupt your daily routine to run frantically looking for your loved ones hoping to make it to the nearest bomb shelter?
      You are so right about not being able to subject people to terror and abuse without a consequence. Yes, when Israel strikes back it is because it has grown tired of the abuse. But for the closet antisemites it is not striking back or self defense…it is a war crime. The lonely kid in the playground is the one to be punished.

      • How many Arab countries are there surrounding Israel?

        Did they just appear whilst you were sleeping

  • I find it sad that Waters has become such an idiot. He made good music in the early 70s with Pink Floyd and now he has become a grumpy old man, and nasty with it. He should mind his own business and he could read some history books about Israel and who lived there thousands of years ago and that would open his mind up. Then he would see what a fool he is. Happy New Year you all.

  • PROUD ZIONIST

    BDS-ROGER WATERS-that right boycott him completely, or as
    an alternative go to his concerts and speeches and heckle
    him so completely that he is forced to quit whatever he is doing.wipe his reputation completely and totally from
    the entertainment business so that in a few years no one
    will ever know that he existed

  • Disagreeing with the soundness of carving a homeland for Jews out of someone else’d existing homeland is not an indictment of Jews – it is merely recognition of a mistake, made in the waning days of imperialism.

    When it comes to rock videos, there is a limitless supply of knock-out girls. She could be replaced in a New York second and no one would miss her! Sorry honey, you’re just not that important.

    • Except that nobody “carved a homeland for the Jews out of someone else’d existing homeland”. That’s merely a hater’s propaganda line.

      Firstly, nobody “carved” anything. Israel-haters make a lot of noise about the Balfour Declaration, the League of Nations Mandate and UNGA Resolution 181. What they “forget” is that the mass return of Jews to their ancestral homeland started BEFORE the Balfour Declaration and continued irrespective of the various barriers later raised by the Mandate authorities. Neither the LoN Mandate nor UNGAR 181 were ever properly put in practice. The Jews were not given a homeland; they took it back. No “international community” brought them back; they came of their own volition — many overcoming obstacles and difficulties on the way. They built an economy and the institutions of a state — long before declaring that state. At most, what the “international community” did was to recognize (rather grudgingly) a fait accompli.

      Secondly, virtue of what law was the Holy Land ever “somebody else’s homeland”? Leaving aside the fact that there was never an Arab country called “Palestine”, based on what law do the descendants of 7th century Arab invaders have a stronger right than descendants of the Israelites, who formed their nation state in the area many centuries before that? Educate me, o great one, ‘coz I’m not aware that international law includes a statute of limitation on national sovereignty!

    • Lawrence M Fulmer

      Seeing that Israel and its right to exist Has been persecuted
      For ages and has only escalated into more hate terrorism
      Has really put a negative spin on my respect for Roger Waters.
      It’s not only for the reason that I am Jewish.
      But is because he appears to support movements that deny Israel’s right to exist.
      I was listening to part of an interview where he feels put on the spot and mentions that he has to do a lot of thinking about his views.
      I only hope that that concerns his views on Israel.
      It’s very disappointing because I have been a huge Pink Floyd fan since they first came to the United States I have seen every Pink Floyd tour since 1975
      And that even includes the Wall in 1980.
      And I human saw both the Arena and Stadium tours when he came to Philadelphia in the last two years.
      Here he is at the end of his concerts talking about what a Miserable angry young man he had been Especially at the show at the O2 Arena in London when David Gilmour had made that surprise appearance that he promised Roger Haven’t talks about now how he so humble and how he is so grateful at the response and the reviews of the shows and how grateful he is to us fans. And I realize that this new generation of concerts performing the Wall live Has more of a political antiwar spin to it. And to some degree I agree with his views But not when it means speaking up against Israel Now that I’ve learned with BDS means, He clearly is a BDSer.
      I don’t know if I would go as far as boycotting his concerts As I feel both Pink Floyd and Rogers performances of the wall were amongst the best concerts I’ve seen ever.
      But Israel has a right to its existence and has a right to do what it needs to do to defend itself against aggression. Unfortunately in any war innocent people and children and up becoming victims And casualties. But it is not Israel that’s the aggressor.

      Roger Waters needs to take a good long look and listen about Israel’s existence it’s survival and their longing to be able to exist in peace.

  • IF ONE IS ANTI-ISRAEL, ONE IS ANTI-JEWISH. THERE IS NO SEPARATION. ISRAEL IS A JEWISH STATE. PUNTO.

    AS FOR MS. BAR RAFAELI, KOL HAKAVOD. SHE IS IN TOUCH WITH REALITY WHILE WATERS IS NOT.

    THERE IS NO PLACE FOR BDS SUPPORTERS WHEN THE WORLD NEEDS TO LEAVE TURMOIL BEHIND AND FIND A PATHWAY TO PEACE.

    AM YISRAEL CHAI!

  • If you don’t agree with the Zionist Joos you are not allowed to post on this site. Furthermore is you make any statements which deny the official version of the holocaust you may be subject prosecution under european “holocaust denial” laws.

    • If there are 57 Muslim states why cant we have 1 Jewish state?

    • to aubreyfarmer
      1- there is ONE version of the holocaust recognised even by the different german gouvernments.
      2- a jew can be zionist or not, it is his full right.
      3- Israel is internationally an officially recognised.
      4- just like any other country in the world it can be criticsed about its policy but NOT about its very existence
      It seems that you don’t know much about Israel and the jews in general. before you talk try to learn about the issue.

    • Is ignorance the best you have? Please stop denying something so documented and proven. My family lost many members .

      Holocaust deniers ignore the overwhelming evidence of the event and insist that the Holocaust is a myth, invented by the Allies, the Soviet communists, and the Jews for their own ends. According to the deniers’ “logic” the Allies needed the “Holocaust myth” to justify their occupation of Germany in 1945 and the “harsh” persecution of Nazi defendants. Holocaust deniers also claim that Jews needed the “Holocaust myth” to extract huge payments in restitution from Germany and to justify the establishment of the State of Israel. Holocaust deniers claim that there is a vast conspiracy involving the victorious powers of World War II, Jews, and Israel to propagate the Holocaust for their own ends.
      Holocaust deniers assert that if they can discredit one fact about the Holocaust, the whole history of the event can be discredited as well. They ignore the evidence of the historical event and make arguments that they say negate the reality of the Holocaust in its entirety.

    • A Jewish Boycott

      A short time ago, Iran’s Supreme Leader Grand Ayatollah Ali Khamenei urged the Muslim World to boycott anything and everything that originates with the Jewish people.

      In response, Meyer M. Treinkman, a pharmacist, out of the kindness of his heart, offered to assist them in their boycott as follows:

      “Any Muslim who has Syphilis must not be cured by Salvarsan discovered by a Jew, Dr. Ehrlich. He should not even try to find out whether he has Syphilis, because the Wasserman Test is the discovery of a Jew. If a Muslim suspects that he has Gonorrhea, he must not seek diagnosis, because he will be using the method of a Jew named Neissner.

      “A Muslim who has heart disease must not use Digitalis, a discovery by a Jew, Ludwig Traube.

      Should he suffer with a toothache, he must not use Novocaine, a discovery of the Jews, Widal and Weil.

      If a Muslim has Diabetes, he must not use Insulin, the result of research by Minkowsky, a Jew. If one has a headache, he must shun Pyramidon and Antypyrin, due to the Jews, Spiro and Ellege.

      Muslims with convulsions must put up with them because it was a Jew, Oscar Leibreich, who proposed the use of Chloral Hydrate.

      Arabs must do likewise with their psychic ailments because Freud, father of psychoanalysis, was a Jew.

      Should a Muslim child get Diphtheria, he must refrain from the “Schick” reaction which was invented by the Jew, Bella Schick.

      “Muslims should be ready to die in great numbers and must not permit treatment of ear and brain damage, work of Jewish Nobel Prize winner, Robert Baram.

      They should continue to die or remain crippled by Infantile Paralysis because the discoverer of the anti-polio vaccine is a Jew, Jonas Salk.

      “Muslims must refuse to use Streptomycin and continue to die of Tuberculosis because a Jew, Zalman Waxman, invented the wonder drug against this killing disease.

      Muslim doctors must discard all discoveries and improvements by dermatologist Judas Sehn Benedict, or the lung specialist, Frawnkel, and of many other world renowned Jewish scientists and medical experts.

      “In short, good and loyal Muslims properly and fittingly should remain afflicted with Syphilis, Gonorrhea, Heart Disease, Headaches, Typhus, Diabetes, Mental Disorders, Polio Convulsions and Tuberculosis and be proud to obey the Islamic boycott.”

      Oh, and by the way, don’t call for a doctor on your cell phone because the cell phone was invented in Israel by a Jewish engineer.

      Meanwhile I ask, what medical contributions to the world have the Muslims made?”

      The Global Islamic population is approximately 1,200,000,000; that is ONE BILLION TWO HUNDRED MILLION or 20% of the world’s population.

      They have received the following Nobel Prizes:

      Literature:
      1988 – Najib Mahfooz

      Peace:
      1978 – Mohamed Anwar El-Sadat
      1990 – Elias James Corey
      1994 – Yaser Arafat:
      1999 – Ahmed Zewai

      Economics:
      (zero)

      Physics:
      (zero)

      Medicine:
      1960 – Peter Brian Medawar
      1998 – Ferid Mourad

      TOTAL: 7 SEVEN

      The Global Jewish population is approximately 14,000,000; that is FOURTEEN MILLION or about 0.02% of the world’s population.

      They have received the following Nobel Prizes:

      Literature:
      1910 – Paul Heyse
      1927 – Henri Bergson
      1958 – Boris Pasternak
      1966 – Shmuel Yosef Agnon
      1966 – Nelly Sachs
      1976 – Saul Bellow
      1978 – Isaac Bashevis Singer
      1981 – Elias Canetti
      1987 – Joseph Brodsky
      1991 – Nadine Gordimer World

      Peace:
      1911 – Alfred Fried
      1911 – Tobias Michael Carel Asser
      1968 – Rene Cassin
      1973 – Henry Kissinger
      1978 – Menachem Begin
      1986 – Elie Wiesel
      1994 – Shimon Peres
      1994 – Yitzhak Rabin

      Physics:
      1905 – Adolph Von Baeyer
      1906 – Henri Moissan
      1907 – Albert Abraham Michelson
      1908 – Gabriel Lippmann
      1910 – Otto Wallach
      1915 – Richard Willstaetter
      1918 – Fritz Haber
      1921 – Albert Einstein
      1922 – Niels Bohr
      1925 – James Franck
      1925 – Gustav Hertz
      1943 – Gustav Stern
      1943 – George Charles de Hevesy
      1944 – Isidor Issac Rabi
      1952 – Felix Bloch
      1954 – Max Born
      1958 – Igor Tamm
      1959 – Emilio Segre
      1960 – Donald A. Glaser
      1961 – Robert Hofstadter
      1961 – Melvin Calvin
      1962 – Lev Davidovich Landau
      1962 – Max Ferdinand Perutz
      1965 – Richard Phillips Feynman
      1965 – Julian Schwinger
      1969 – Murray Gell-Mann
      1971 – Dennis Gabor
      1972 – William Howard Stein
      1973 – Brian David Josephson
      1975 – Benjamin Mottleson
      1976 – Burton Richter
      1977 – Ilya Prigogine
      1978 – Arno Allan Penzias
      1978 – Peter L Kapitza
      1979 – Stephen Weinberg
      1979 – Sheldon Glashow
      1979 – Herbert Charles Brown
      1980 – Paul Berg
      1980 – Walter Gilbert
      1981 – Roald Hoffmann
      1982 – Aaron Klug
      1985 – Albert A. Hauptman
      1985 – Jerome Karle
      1986 – Dudley R. Herschbach
      1988 – Robert Huber
      1988 – Leon Lederman
      1988 – Melvin Schwartz
      1988 – Jack Steinberger
      1989 – Sidney Altman
      1990 – Jerome Friedman
      1992 – Rudolph Marcus
      1995 – Martin Perl
      2000 – Alan J. Heeger

      Economics:
      1970 – Paul Anthony Samuelson
      1971 – Simon Kuznets
      1972 – Kenneth Joseph Arrow
      1975 – Leonid Kantorovich
      1976 – Milton Friedman
      1978 – Herbert A. Simon
      1980 – Lawrence Robert Klein
      1985 – Franco Modigliani
      1987 – Robert M. Solow
      1990 – Harry Markowitz
      1990 – Merton Miller
      1992 – Gary Becker
      1993 – Robert Fogel

      Medicine:
      1908 – Elie Metchnikoff
      1908 – Paul Erlich
      1914 – Robert Barany
      1922 – Otto Meyerhof
      1930 – Karl Landsteiner
      1931 – Otto Warburg
      1936 – Otto Loewi
      1944 – Joseph Erlanger
      1944 – Herbert Spencer Gasser
      1945 – Ernst Boris Chain
      1946 – Hermann Joseph Muller
      1950 – Tadeus Reichstein
      1952 – Selman Abraham Waksman
      1953 – Hans Krebs
      1953 – Fritz Albert Lipmann
      1958 – Joshua Lederberg
      1959 – Arthur Kornberg
      1964 – Konrad Bloch
      1965 – Francois Jacob
      1965 – Andre Lwoff
      1967 – George Wald
      1968 – Marshall W. Nirenberg
      1969 – Salvador Luria
      1970 – Julius Axelrod
      1970 – Sir Bernard Katz
      1972 – Gerald Maurice Edelman
      1975 – Howard Martin Temin
      1976 – Baruch S. Blumberg
      1977 – Roselyn Sussman Yalow
      1978 – Daniel Nathans
      1980 – Baruj Benacerraf
      1984 – Cesar Milstein
      1985 – Michael Stuart Brown
      1985 – Joseph L. Goldstein
      1986 – Stanley Cohen [& Rita Levi-Montalcini]
      1988 – Gertrude Elion
      1989 – Harold Varmus
      1991 – Erwin Neher
      1991 – Bert Sakmann
      1993 – Richard J. Roberts
      1993 – Phillip Sharp
      1994 – Alfred Gilman
      1995 – Edward B. Lewis
      1996- Lu RoseIacovino

      TOTAL: 129!

      The Jews are NOT promoting brainwashing children in military training camps, teaching them how to blow themselves up and cause maximum deaths of Jews and other non-Muslims.

      The Jews don’t hijack planes, nor kill athletes at the Olympics, or blow themselves up in German restaurants.

      There is NOT one single Jew who has destroyed a church.

      There is NOT a single Jew who protests by killing people. The Jews don’t traffic slaves, nor have leaders calling for Jihad and death to all the Infidels.

      Perhaps the world’s Muslims should consider investing more in standard education and less in blaming the Jews for all their problems.

      Muslims must ask ‘what can they do for humankind’ before they demand that humankind respects them.

      Regardless of your feelings about the crisis between Israel and the Palestinians and Arab neighbors, even if you believe there is more culpability on Israel ‘s part, the following two sentences really say it all:

      ‘If the Arabs put down their weapons today, there would be no more violence.
      If the Jews put down their weapons today, there would be no more Israel.”

      Benjamin Netanyahu: General Eisenhower warned us. It is a matter of history that when the Supreme Commander of the Allied Forces, General Dwight Eisenhower, found the victims of the death camps he ordered all possible photographs to be taken, and for the German people from surrounding villages to be ushered through the camps and even made to bury the dead.

      He did this because he said in words to this effect: ‘Get it all on record now – get the films – get the witnesses – because somewhere down the road of history some bastard will get up and say that this never happened’

      Recently, the UK debated whether to remove The Holocaust from its school curriculum because it ‘offends’ the Muslim population which claims it never occurred.

      It is not removed as yet. However, this is a frightening portent of the fear that is gripping the world and how easily each country is giving into it.

      It is now more than 65 years after the Second World War in Europe ended.

      Now, more than ever, with Iran, among others, claiming the Holocaust to be ‘a myth,’ it is imperative to make sure the world never forgets.

      This e-mail is intended to reach 400 million people. Be a link in the memorial chain and help distribute this around the world.

      How many years will it be before the attack on the World Trade Center ‘NEVER HAPPENED’ because it offends some Muslim in the United States?

    • Toda Rabah Bar!

    • GOOD!!! AND HOW DID YOU MANAGE TO POST ON THIS SITE?

  • 26). “The German revolution is the achievement of the Jews;
    the Liberal Democratic parties have a great number of Jews as
    their leaders, and the Jews play a predominant role in the high
    government offices.” (The Jewish Tribune, July 5, 1920)

    27). “I fear the Jewish banks with their craftiness and
    tortuous tricks will entirely control the exuberant riches of
    America. And use it to systematically corrupt modern
    civilization. The Jews will not hesitate to plunge the whole of
    Christendom into wars and chaos that the earth should become
    their inheritance.” (Bismarck)

    28). “The Christians are always singing about the blood.
    Let us give them enough of it! Let us cut their throats and
    drag them over the altar! And let them drown in their own blood!
    I dream of the day when the last priest is strangled on the
    guts of the last preacher.” (Jewish Chairman of the American
    Communist Party, Gus Hall).

    29). “Wars are the Jews harvest, for with them we wipe out
    the Christians and get control of their gold. We have already
    killed 100 million of them, and the end is not yet.” (Chief
    Rabbi in France, in 1859, Rabbi Reichorn).

    30). “We Jews regard our race as superior to all humanity,
    and look forward, not to its ultimate union with other races,
    but to its triumph over them.” (Goldwin Smith, Jewish Professor
    of Modern History at Oxford University, October, 1981)

    31). “We Jews, we are the destroyers and will remain the
    destroyers. Nothing you can do will meet our demands and needs.
    We will forever destroy because we want a world of our own.”
    (You Gentiles, by Jewish Author Maurice Samuels, p. 155).

    32). “We will have a world government whether you like it
    or not. The only question is whether that government will be
    achieved by conquest or consent.” (Jewish Banker Paul Warburg,
    February 17, 1950, as he testified before the U.S. Senate).

    33). “Your people are so paranoid, it is obvious we can no
    longer permit you to exist. We cannot allow you to spread your
    filthy, immoral, Christian beliefs to the rest of the world.
    Naturally, you oppose World Government, unless it is under your
    FascistChristian control. Who are you to proclaim that your
    ChristianAmerican way is the best? It is obvious you have never
    been exposed to the communist system. When nationalism is
    finally smashed in America. I will personally be there to
    firebomb your church, burn your Bibles, confiscate your firearms
    and take your children away. We will send them to Eastern Bloc
    schools and reeducate them to become the future leaders of a
    OneWorld Government, and to run our Socialist Republic of
    America. We are taking over the world and there is nothing you
    can do to stop us.” (Letter from a Spokane, Washington Jew to
    Christian Pastor Sheldon Emry).

    34). “We shall drive the Christians into war by exploiting
    their national vanity and stupidity. They will then massacre
    each other, thus giving room for our own people.” (Rabbi
    Reichorn, in Le Contemporain, July 1st, 1880)

    35). “World War II was a Zionist plot to make way for the
    foundation of the Jewish State in Palestine.” (Joseph Burg, an
    antiZionist Jew).

    36). “Hitler will have no war, but he will be forced into
    it, not this year but later…” (The Jewish Emil Ludwig, Les
    Annales, June, 1934)

  • All in all your just another brick in the Wall!

  • I love Pink Floyd, and Roger Waters has shown some real moments of musical brilliance. But let’s face it — he’s nuts. His bandmates couldn’t stand him, his publishers couldn’t stand him. He’s turned into the paranoid, drug-addled, anti-semitic wacko from The Wall. Maybe musicians should stick to playing music in their concerts, instead of going off on incoherent rants to a captive audience. Time to retire, you old fool.

  • Waters is a Douche! Go Bar! Nice to hear there is some common sense political activism in such a beautiful face.

  • David Gilmour is Pink Floyd. Roger Waters is an old and bitter fool.

  • The difference between the 2 is Roger Waters has actually had a career creating things and performing for 40 years. Hundreds of people are employed due to his work. Bar Rafeal is a pretty face (when she has makeup on) who can smile into a camera and show off her body while almost naked and is easily replaced. remember the USS Liberty and the traitors who covered it up.

  • steven gilmore

    So let’s see if i have this straight: china oppresses millions; north korea is bent on starving its population; iran wants to wipe israel off the map; arab countries for decades have been oppressing and murdering their populations and continue with aplomb; many african countries cant seem to get enough of genocidal behavior – – – and roger waters and the european left are boycotting . . . israel. Hmmm. It seems that Mr. Waters and his ilk have different standards for different peoples.

    if it smells, walks and feels like anti-semitism, perhaps it is anti-semitism.

  • Religious bigot. Hates Jews bet he just loves muslims! Maybe he should be concerned about a religion that its ‘god’ calls for the murder of all who do not agree with them.

  • Pink Floyd does not exist without david gilmour or roger wright. The guy was right saying Roger was touring with the Wall which was mostly his creation.

  • Why is it only ok for these scumbags to hate jews and christians?

  • Dick Rockwell

    We don’t need no education…

  • To quote Noam Chomsky “If the USA was a Christian state it wouldn’t be a democracy, at best it would be a highly flawed democracy.” Israel’s Jewish state is not a democracy it is apartheid. It’s government routinely ignores international law, and it violates the human rights of the Palestinians. I praise great men like Noam Chomsky, Norman Finkelstein, Roger Waters, and many others for having the courage to stand up to EVIL. You can call us anti-semite all you want, truth is on our side. The notion of a “Chosen people” is a myth and the government of Israel are war criminals. They don’t represent the Jewish people anymore than Obama represents the American people. You Israel defending Christians out there better pull your heads out of your keisters and ask yourself, would Jesus defend Israel’s treatment of the Palestinians? The answer obviously is no.

    • Qutoing Noam Chomsky, or Finkelstein, is easy. Understanding their stance as claim to morality, and also understanding the myriad of events which they use to describe the region’s history while there are many competing events and equally reasonable differing moral descriptions of all of them, means that you have bought into a narrative. There are many many narratives, and taking a stance minimizes your insights. I had an email exchange with Chomsky once which lasted about 35 exchanges. (He eventually gave up.) I was a member of a Zionist Youth movement in the 70′s in which Palestinians were members and where the narrative I knew concluded that Arafat was not considered a representative of the Palestinians, but that they still had no representative. Chomsky denied that there possibly could have been Palestinian members of the movement. I had approached him openly and without judgment, and here he was denying my reality! I’m not crazy, and I know that my perspective was real. FYI I am deeply conflicted about what Israel has become. I’m often embarrassed and humiliated by Israel’s treatment of the Palestinians. I have no idea whether it’s a failed experiment. It exists, and strongly so. Which Chomsky treats as reality. But Chomsky narrowed himself via this exchange with me to a “professional scold”; meaning that his idea of creating a “united land of all peoples” in 1948 didn’t go his way, and he’s not only never accepted the overwhelming zeitgeist of the time, he’s defined himself by it. He has too much invested in his identity to escape it. He sees himself as moral and all others not. Call that Ad Hominem if you want; ultimately all politics is personal. I can’t speak about Finkelstein, for although I understand his viewpoints, I don’t know him well enough. And, as is evidence by your 2-dimensional assessment, a little bit (even quite a bit) of knowledge can be a dangerous thing. Especially when it leads to- what to many with their own narratives- a dumb conclusion. You see a “side”. Speaking for myself, that’s dumb. What is tangible are the wheels of fair resolution. And “fair” is difficult.

      PS I have family which lived in the area 100 years before Israel’s existence. Whether they identified themselves as Palestinian Jews, I don’t know. But your narrative leaves no room for them, nor for the Christian Palestinians. So you’re dumbing down your story by calling Israel “apartheid”.

  • rereading my message I see that I made a lot of mistakes mainly because I type very quickly, so please excuse me

  • She should protest by refusing towear clothes until the image is removed

  • Waters sounds like a real a-hole.

  • NadePaulKuciGravMcKi

    Why would Roger Waters care about Bar Refaeli?

    • He cared enough to single her out for a showing at his performances. Which is why she now wants her image disassociated with the man.Because of his stand on Israel and the dogs now called Palestinians. Who are nothing more than Jew hating terrroists. Which is what this story is all about. Did you even read the article?

    • Why would anyone care about a antisemitic uninformed loser, who’s only claim is that he’s made music?

    • Why would anyone care about Roger?

    • Roger is correct; and he doesn’t care about any female Clown from Nowhere.

      • Roger should stop using anything Israeli – including technology, medicine, etc’. – and probably anything jewish too, if he uses such a stupid thing as a pig with a jewish star on it!

        And a clown… who used who’s image? Bar or Rogers? obviously she was not as nothing as you are making her…

        And one more thing… Roger should also state that he is against Israel releasing terrorists before even starting to talk about peace…and he should stand at the border, and object the entrance of all the supply trucks that Israel send to the palestinians – medicine, clothing, toys, food, and more… he should also object the fact that Israel aloud so many Palestinians to enter Israel during the whole month of ramadan.

  • Hey Roger – What a bummer – I loved you from the 1st time I heard you in 1970 – Can’t believe you are so oblivious to the sign of evil. Maybe a your face should be planted on the pig face. Haha Charade you are!

  • Another over-the-hill rock star trying to prop up a sagging career by embracing all the “trendy” causes. Bar should bitch-slap him first chance she gets. Waters is an anti-Semite, no doubt, but it’s chic to be anti-Israel, even anti-Semitic these days, didn’t you hear?

  • mr waters is also a performing artist, a stage persona, he’s brilliant for stokin the fire of this political debate, it needs to be talked about.
    Pink Floyd was a very cynical seeming entity much due to roger’s influence, but it’s also a gimmick ot just a side, a civic duty to make other people think. think. think. not react to fear and hatred and likely your own miserable sense of smallness and insecurity, but to think. oh yeah and feel, feel others’ pain, feel your Jewish grandparents’ pain when you think of Palestinian people, ya?
    lol you people are gullible silly consumers who worship the Holy Fodder.

    “and the sunshine..
    is not to blame..
    could be the insane inhumane games we play
    day by day”
    - R Waters, “Breathe”, from _Music From The Body_

    be nice to people. Palestinians, homeless people of all colors, feel big inside by empowering the most weak. trampling on them, using them as a punching bag.. over a million impoverished civilians..

    didn’t bode that well for hitler and it won’t for Israel either, for the very same reason. eat it! not what I said, what roger ate in 1965, hope he still has a full plate when he needs a rehash :)

  • Why am I supposed to give a rat’s ass about what some “model” thinks?

  • Being anti-Israel
    is not anti-Semitic. Many Jews are anti-Israel,
    Israel being a political entity, not a “people”.
    Palestine is ..a concentration camp, the abused have become their abuser, this isn’t rocket science
    and even we Jewish kids doing acid as teenagers listening to Pink Floyd knew that they were like us: Moral civil people who abhorrently reject the disrespect, humiliation, and, pardon the expression, Naziesque torture that the Palestinians have been subjected to as victims of the Israeli government’s *hate crimes* against an innocent people whose land has been illegally taken from them, and all this continues, to provoke conflict that the US’s lovely congress people profit from in their stock profiles.

    are you all really that stupid or dishonest that you can’t see the uh writing on the wall?

    roger waters is as Jewish as I was when I was bar mitzvahd, Israel is anti-Semitic

    inasmuch as the US government is anti-American, etc etc play with semantics all you want but at least be honest about what really is. Israel as a nation has grown to resemble Germany in the 40s. hiring thousands of people to edit Wikipedia and lie about their history???? hahahaa another d*ck in the wall

  • Waters and floyd are boring, and plodding. A handful of good songs…but the pink floyd died when Syd Barrett left.

  • Time has proven that David Gilmour was the true talent in Pink Floyd. All Waters can do is rehash his old songs and spout mindless anti-Semitic propaganda to try to stay in the spotlight. Pathetic.

  • steven gilmore

    So let’s see if i have this straight: china oppresses millions; north korea is bent on starving its population; iran wants to wipe israel off the map; arab counties for decades have been oppressing and murdering their populations and continue with aplomb; many african countries cant seem to get enough of genocidal behavior – - – and roger waters and the european left are boycotting israel??? why??

    if it smells, walks and feels like anti-semitism, perhaps it is anti-semitism.

  • Just curious… is it possible to be anti-Israel but not anti-Jewish?

    • Israelis and Israel-first Americans will say no. They like to immediately label anyone critical of Israeli politics as antisemitic. I, however, know a number of American Jews who are anti-Isreal/anti-Zionism.

      So, yeah, it’s quite possible to be anti-Israel w/o being anti-Jewish.

  • In my mind, I didn’t think she could get any hotter but she has succeeded in doing so.

  • I agree with Bar. Waters should stop using her image. If he’s going to boycott and ask for sanctions against the very-nearly-apartheid state of Israel, he shouldn’t make an exception here.

  • Pink Floyd without Syd Barret was worthless.

  • Steven Napoletan

    The Jews according to some should never defend themselves or what is theirs. If the Jews in Israel fell off the map tomorrow…were mindlessly slaughtered etc. Then The Muslim/Palestinian world would feel free to go in and turn Irael back into a wasteland. They would continue to blame the US and any other country for this, becasue we are all infidels. Yes even Israel under Muslim leadership could look like Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia, Syria, Lebanon, Iran, Iraq (largely secular with Islamic leanings). Such an enriched part of the world, all taking their leads form that peace loving theocracy.

  • Douchebag!

  • Another progressive who’s brain has been fried from drug use, go away.

  • Don't like waters

    THIS is the man who’s boycotting a whole country in the name of “morality”… Mr. Waters, I can’t believe I ever paid for a ticket to see your lousy act, while I still innocently believed you are one of Pink Floyd’s voices which is my favorite all time band. I certainly wouldn’t go see it today – not even for free, I garuantee you, and not only cause I know already who are the people really who made this band and who was the weak and very jealous link, so not only for that, BUT also for you being a very little person with NO values of morality whatsovere, your hobby Mr. Waters is KILLING animals in the name of PLEASURE – living creatures, which proves beyond a shadow of a doubt that you are nothing but a crazy sadist, a HATER and dangerous man. just like feces above water, the truth always floats above the lies and soon so many people will see the truth behind your LIES and HATE. 70 year old man who learnt nothing about human rights, pain and suffering, not to mention MORALITY!!! give us a break Mr. Waters, and SHAME on you, foolish RACIST animal-slaughterer old brat!!! http://www.contactmusic.com/news-article/roger-waters-leaves-britain-in-disgust-over-hunting-ban

  • Don't like waters

    Way to go Bar

  • Freedom of expession/speech. Go Roger!!

  • Waters exemplifies the brain-dead follow-me “culture” enabled by the Fools’ Paradise of Academia. Waters and academia actively support the mass-murder, “honor killings”, child rape, murder of gays, and antique totalitarianism of the fake religion/faked history of the murderous “Palestinian people”, a 7th century people who lived in the backwaters of the failed Ottoman Empire, in a region named by Roman conquerors from a yet older dead empire.

  • Well, Roger is in good company. Bill Ayers, the Amwrican terrorist, Pentagon Bomber, cop killer and good friend of US Preasident Barack Obama is a BDS supporter and anti Israeli jack wagon.

  • Since Roger Waters considers himself such a humanitarian, what has he to say about the church burning, murder and persecution of Coptic Christians in the Middle East. Or does his humanitarianism only apply to his Muslim buddies? What did they promise him, opium and sex slaves?

  • Screw Waters… the pig thing is obscene, anti-semitic… He is a fool.

  • I caught the first 5 minutes of an interview with him earlier this year and I couldn’t watch any longer. He came across like someone who’s desperate to be controversial. I kept thinking ‘shut up and sing you old fool’. Forty years ago I adored him but nobody cares what he thinks anymore.

  • You can put my picture up instead

  • Thank you, Bar Rafaeli. It’s such an important time for people to speak out. BDS voices, or rather distortions, are reaching a crescendo. The problem is when a lie is repeated often enough people begin to believe it. That Waters and the BDS coalition brand Israel as an apartheid state is an insult to anyone who lived under an apartheid South Africa. Arabs in Israel have voting rights, can serve as members of the Israeli Parliament, attend Israeli universities, are treated the same as Jews in any Israeli hospital….this is not apartheid. This is a misuse of language that is potentially lethal. Bravo, Bar Rafaeli.

  • I am so sick of all this stuff. Given any of the wars that Israel has had to fight in my lifetime, does anyone believe that had Israel lost, the Arabs would have returned the lands to them? Roger Waters made good music, but he’s an idiot.

  • Well that’s the las time I I listen to your music I have a cd of yours and it goes right into the trash as soon as I finish this post. I detests bigots and anti Semites , as a Jew you sicken me good bye

  • Liberty Freeman

    Did Roger Waters ever kill U.S. sailers? Because Israel sure did. Remember the USS Liberty, and boycott Israel.

  • So sad to see Waters do this. Pink Floyd wrote such great music.

  • All of my Pink Floyd merchandise is going in the garbage.

  • Rogers Waters can go to hell.

    Also, that Rafael chick is hot.

  • wow really??? I mean Mr. Waters has been most open on his views of what Israel has been doing in terms with the west bank and gaza strip for decades now. Ms. Refaeli, I guess, wasn’t paying attention 2 years ago or just didn’t care.

    BTW…this Jewish Star thing being on the floating pig. Umm, yeah, it was on the pig when I saw him do the same show in NYC back in 2010. Nobody was making a stink about it back then.

    and as for all Roger hating..Pink Floyd would have died sometime in 1969/70 if it weren’t for Rogers persistence. And I don’t believe there was one mention or quote from MR. Waters in this entire article as to why he has his position on this subject.

    • Who is Robert Waters? What difference does it make?

    • It is not relevant if Mr. Waters was open about his views 2 years ago or not. It is not relevant if anyone made a stink about the pig in 2010. It is not relevant if Pink Floyd would have died in 1969 or not. It is not relevant if Mr. Waters has explained his position in this article or not. Damn, you sound like my teenage daughter bringing up issues that do not matter to defend something that you choose not to actually discuss.

      What is relevant is that he has this position today and that today the Lady no longer wants him to use her image because of Mr. Waters views. I say Bravo. I too will be boycotting Pink Floyd and Mr. Waters. He needs to shut up and sing, not try to use the dollars of his fans to bring about his opinion of right and wrong.

    • cecille santos

      Why do people only focus on Israel and the Palestinians when there are so many human monstrosities going on in many Moslem countries, it is blatant antisemitisim.Most Israelies want a 2 part state with the Palestinians why would you boycott an entire country of people? Especially. I gues you would have to stop using your cell phone then because that was invented in Israel as well as the Intel chip so stop using your laptop also.So friggin ignorant!!

    • Um yeah the “stink” was going on in 2010 when Rogers finally removed the Star of David being dropped as bombs. Good try – get back to your corner with your roger waters blowup doll.

    • Wish Roger would have let that crappy band die.

    • The draft-dodger BOD (Bimbo On Duty) Rafaeli did not have that much time to develop critical and thinking skill. She COULDN’T realize sooner that Roger Waters has been at the forefront of anti-Israel and pro-Arab groups FOR YEARS. Many of her friends in Israel hang around the same kind of crowd, so it was even more difficult for her…

    • Well done Roger. Boycott products from Occuopied Palestine.

      • The only memory people in the west have of Palestine is that of the Palestinians partying in the streets on 9/11
        Occupied / Not Occupied – Nobody cared about you before, certainly they don’t even have a thought for you now. Your people keep kicking themselves in the Americans in the ass and then you expect them to care about you!
        Poor little brainwashed mopes.

    • Well Roger the goods news is the boycott has begun,the bad news it is being launched against you.An obvious bitter jew hater. When will you lefty idiots learn to stfu about anything other then your profession.Oh by the by I am a white life long conservative baptist.

    • The rogue, fanatical Egyptian fighter pilot
      Stabilizes political tensions within Egypt,
      And thwarts an apocalypse.

    • Got to love it; because you act like a ignoramus in the past you are always entitled to act like an ignoramus. That is precisely the kind of sophistry that rationalizes such ridiculous conduct.

      Who needs a nation that celebrates life, charity, education, humanity, compassion when you can support one that celebrates death, terror, ignorance and brutality?

      What could be more important than shameless self promotion, especially when you can blame someone else for all your shortcomings? Now that’s something to which a large fan base can relate.

    • Waters is a Jew hating, Israel hating piece of fecal matter.

      Don’t defend this scumbag.

    • Waters is an uninformed racist.

      They are easy to spot

    • Pink Floyd is dead. I guess they had enough of their self absorbed musical navel gazing for one lifetime. I know i did. The pig and the Star of David was controversial from the first show back in the early 80′s. I guess you weren’t paying attention. Hey Roger! Want to be controversial? How about the Muslom crescent on a pig? That would be gutsy.

    • So what if Pink Floyd would have “died”? Who gives a crap about what some out-of-touch millionaire anti-semite has to say about anything?

  • Hey Roger, thanks for the head’s up. I’m now officially boycotting everything affiliated with you, for being abjectly stupid and anti-semitic.

    I appreciate you coming out and making your bigotry known openly so people can react accordingly.

    • Stupid? Anti-Semitic? Bigot? Can you explain why you feel his statements bring forth these horrible words? Have you even read his opinion? Have you tried to understand why he has asked for the boycott? Can you explain why his opinion can cause you to offend not only Mr Waters , but also people who may not agree 100% , but think he has some interesting thoughts on the matter? Please explain. otherwise I have to label you without knowing all the facts.

    • the more respond the more credibility people like him gain…personally not worth it ..Shalom

    • This Water’s guy? Hey ole Mark…..ya been living under a rock?

      Yep the truth Water’s tells does suck but if you want…you can just keep believing the propaganda. That propaganda has been working so well for the stability and safety of the world….right? Well I guess it works well for the military getting greater and greater funding.

      • I beg your pardon? Under a rock? Nope , not me. I have to question Mr UNDRWHO, what exactly are you trying to say? Does not make much sense. Which Propaganda are you talking about? So I ask , please explain your opinion in clear and well formed words and thoughts. That is the same thing I asked of Midas rex.
        Other wise I have to throw Mr Waters words out there….
        “Big man, pig man, ha ha charade you are.
        You well heeled big wheel, ha ha charade you are.
        And when your hand is on your heart,
        You’re nearly a good laugh,
        Almost a joker,”

    • Just curious Midas Rex… why is it bigotry when someone boycotts Israel but it isn’t when entire countries boycott Cuba, Iran or North Korea? Are the Jewish people on a different level than those three countries? Just curious..

  • Mark Paquette

    I’m not even Jewish, but f*ck this waters guy.

  • james prichard

    i remember when roger wrote gentle pastoral songs . the poor guy had marxist parents and he just should not be political. pink floyd had a nice run. mick jagger and jeff beck toured israel this year . mick showed extra class when the palestinians asked the stones to boycott. he responded with an additional show . roger has so much talent, but sadly it seems he is always angry. i remember the sweet side , but that was so long ago. another poor confused communist

    • Anyone wanting to know the bright light of Pink Floyd’s inspiration just sit down and watch David Gilmour Live at Gdansk. Beautiful uplifting songs and Richard Wright shortly before he died. Perfection. Roger Waters, not so much

    • Roger Waters had Marxist parents?
      His father was a British infantryman, killed in the Anzio invasion.
      Waters life work has been about WWII and the fall of Great Britain.

    • Well said.

  • BillthePainter

    A couple of points.

    Roger Waters is the FORMER frontman of Pink Floyd.

    There have been NO Pink Floyd shows since 1994-1995.

    Roger Waters is currently touring “The Wall” but not as a Pink Floyd show.

    • Sorry to be pedantic, BillthePainter, but Pink Floyd did reunite to perform at the Live 8 concert in 2005.

      Although of course some purists would argue that Pink Floyd ceased to exist when Syd Barrett left. They certainly became less interesting.

    • Correction of your correction- matter of fact is, he was NEVER the Frontman of Pink Floyd. Maybe he might declare himself as THE Frontman, but he never was.

  • Good for Bar Rafaeli. Why don’t more celebrities start a BDS agains Roger Waters.

    • I will not touch anything to do with R Waters. What a disappointment of a human being. He fits right in with our current US Government. Obama and Hillary and McCain will hire him in a minute.

      I remember reading about his antics over the last several years and this confirms it for me.

  • Roger Waters is a bigot and an anti Semite. He is in my view the modern version of the NAZI.

  • i have a close friend who went to a pink floyed concert and was appalled by the anti-semetic symbols and swears he will never do that again. If he wants to boycott Israel and hate Jews every Jew and everyone who has a sembalance of decencey should boycott this clown and Pink Floyd. Good for Bar Rafeli for standing up.

  • Roger Waters, you are a clown. Pink Floyd’s music quality increased dramatically, after you left. Go sit on the neck of your stupid bass guitar. You suck. Gilmore was the talent.

  • Waters is a old geezer has been and should go away,David Gilmour is pink Floyd.

  • Roger Waters, self-proclaimed “Bolshy”.

  • Roger hasn’t been part of Pink Floyd in many many years. Please do not tarnish their name by linking him to them.

  • What took her so long?

  • Roger is right, I’m not anti-israel or anti-palestinian, but we must realize israel is just as much an aggressor as the palestinians. there is no reason to build in the land they left for the palestinians. its like they keep rubbing it in their faces and then wonder why the muslim world doesnt like israel. both are guilty of aggression.

    • really? pls provide photographic evidence of ISRAELI’s arming children, or better still – putting children out in front of the soldiers to draw fire. please. we will all wait patiently for u to produce the evidence. that, or wake the fuck up.

      • I could be wrong but don”t Jews arm the children too? They do have a good weapons training program the last time I checked.Lighten up maybe.

      • not to mention the thousands of children starved by Israeli policy. The schools bombed. The misery in the camps. all the Palestinians fault, right?? How many Israeli have been killed in the unrest , and how many Israeli? equal amounts, right? How much territory taken from Palestinians, as opposed to taken by Israel. Equal , right?

      • Dear idiot disconnected from reality,
        Israeli’s are not arming children, they are only killing them. In it’s 2006 war, a single rocket on a building in Qana Lebanon killed over 80 Kids. All that for what? What legitimacy do they have for their claim of an already populated land? A 2000 years old deed in the form an obsolete book about incest and magic? How would you feel dear sir, if i told you my religion gave men an ancestral claim on Manhattan island, and i just went there guns ablazing just because i fucking can and colonized it? You may return to watching the Kardashians now, i don’t expect you to ever Wake the fuck up, just like the majority of the brainwashed westerners.

      • No Israel doesn’t arm their children but that doesn’t mean they are clean. It doesn’t mean they haven’t done other egregious actions.

        I’ve been part of a Christian missionary group that has gone to Israel. As an old geezer I’ve been at it for a while and have seen first hand what Israel does and what the Palestinians have done. No hands are clean.

        I do know better than trying to convert a Jewish person in Israel — I don’t want to go to jail. What’s that….you aren’t aware of the law in Israel about trying to convert a Jewish person.

        Ah….to be living in the dark is so safe and warm.

      • hus bin pharteen

        Steve,

        You are a moron.

        Go back home. put away your bong and your PF posters and realize the psychedelic days are long gone.

        Also understand that you have no idea what you’re talking about. Try reading several more sources other than mother jones or high times. those might be interesting reads, but they’re not reliable sources.

        And also realize that Roger is on the completely opposite end of right. he’s a washed up walking coma and pathetic excuse for a human being more closely aligned with excrement than flesh and bones…

        HbP

      • There is vast evidence of Israeli snipers shooting Palestinian children right between the eyes for throwing rocks. I would throw a hell of a lot more than rocks to defend my home from people who want to throw me off of my land and place me in a concentration camp. Roger Waters is not acting like a modern NAZI. The Israeli government is. Go look at Bruce Robbins “Cut to Controversy”. Many Israeli citizens and even soldiers have come out to speak about the countless atrocities that have been committed.

      • You will grow old waiting. Glad you said it though.

      • Tired of dumbells

        Yes show some evidence tard. Lets see israel is hated by the muslims that surround them (though a peace loving religion so they say). They took the land when these squatters attacked in 67 and 73 and they should give back this land for what reason? King David should have wiped out the Philistines or palestinians as they are known today and this wouldn’t even be a discussion. Like the useless muslim brotherhood that odumdum supoorts, all these people do is hate and make the world unsafe for all.

    • Right, Steve. You’re not anti-Israel you’re just anti-truth. Who trains their children to strap on bombs to kill civilians? Who has lobbed thousands of rockets into whose territory over the past years? Who destroyed the greenhouses given them by Israel and that could have fed thousands of families as they had been before their destruction?

      Keep drinking the left wing KoolAid, Steve, until some radical Palestinian Muslim comes and blows up your pizza parlor.

    • “Land they left for the Palestinians?” You mean land stolen from Israel during the ’48 War and then recaptured by Israel in the three wars the Arabs instigated later on. There were no “Palestinians” to “leave land for.” They were invented by Arafat in 1964. And pigs like Waters have been concocting lies about Israel ever since.

    • There are no “palestinians” as Palestine is a region in what was formerly called Trans-Jordan. After the murderous takeover of the ME by the islamic hordes, the Jews were driven from their traditional homeland. After WWII, the UN created a Jewish homeland, Israel, out of a part of Trans-Jordan. The islamic terrorists who call themselves “palestinians” are really Jordanian refugees that Jordan didn’t want.

    • What is “Palestine”? When was it established and by whom? What is the currency of “Palestine”? What year did “Palestine” win it’s independance and from whom? By the way, is Steve now prepared to leave the “United States” and ‘GIVE’ back all of the land to the Native Americans and the Mexicans?

    • I don’t recall and Israelis telling their children to blow themselves up for g-d’ do you ?

    • The land belongs to Israel! Go read the Bible and get educated before writing and showing your ignorance!

      • The land belongs to the children of God. May they be Jewish, Muslim or Catholic/Christian. Jerusalem is a holy city for all three prophets , not just one. Look it up….

    • Im sure you think britain was as much an aggressor as Nazi Germany?

      If you think targeted killing of bomb factories and arrests of terrorists is equivalent to bombing busses and schools, go live in gaza.

      Arabs have a higher standard of living in Israel than in any Arab except Qatar and maybe kuwait. Jews and chrisians in gaza cannot live at all.

      Israel teaches the chilren songs of peace. “Palesinians” – a made up people based on the roman name given to the conquered land of israel – teach children the adage of good muslims…”On saturday we kill the jew, on Sunday the Christian.”

    • Israel is an aggressor because it defends itself against the nations who hate it? The land they occupy was given to them by God. If you have a problem with that, take it up with God!

    • Flip that around. If the Palestinians would simply humble themselves and appeal to the conscience of the Isrealites as did the blacks in America under MLK’s leadership, taking a cue from Ghandi would led the same kind if peaceful revolution in India. The problem is PRIDE and until they humble themselves, they will never understand its hidden power to change everything

    • What are you talking about?
      Does Israel bomb citizens in purpose? Does zionism built on hatred? Does Israel a pathological liar?
      The Palestinians declined at least three opportunities for agreement with a very generous offers and instead turned to terror.
      Tel me please, why should the Jews ask anyone for building in the land of Israel on an unsettled territories? Moreover, if those territories are negotiable, why the Palestinians can build and Jews can’t? Why can Syrians settle in Lebanon (not on their own land) for years, using their secret service to rule this poor country and no nation opens her mouth?
      Why minorities can be left on two sides of the border in Cyprus but no Jew is allowed to stay in Judia and Samaria if a Palestinian state would be established?
      I will tell you why. The real reason is antisemitism. That’s why Assad can kill his own citizens with Serine gas and it takes months to “check” the information before doing anything while the EU started a boycott against Israel. That’s why Syria can use terrorism against Lebanon while occupying it, and no one cares (maybe France, but not too much). In this case, no one condemned her but Israel does not need to even defend herself in order to be condemned and boycotted, Israel only needs to let Jews build in their own land. What a crime!

    • “but we must realize israel is just as much an aggressor as the palestinians.”

      So shouldn’t you be calling for Waters to start protesting, and calling for a boycott of, the palestinians, too, then?

      …Because that’s not gonna happen.
      …Because Waters is, first and foremost, anti-Jew,
      not anti-aggression.
      He’s an ignorant, racist douchenozzle, plain and simple.

    • Excuse me, what “land left for the Pal. people”? They offically have no land, except gaza, and they don’t even deserve that!

    • there is a fact that almost nobopdy knows. and true, most official organizations keep quiet about it.1- there is no actual frontiere between Israel before the 67 war and why? because the arab countries never wanted to sign one. the so called “frontiere” of 67 is just a cease fire line from 1949 at the end of the war that 7 arab countries declared on Israel at the end of the british occupation. They lost, and aonly Jordan and Egypt eventually signed a peace treaty.
      About the palestijians, evryone should know that there never was officially such a nation. the people living in this region were part of what is communally called the arab Ouma(nation).
      some facts:all the palestinian refugees in Lebanon, Syria, Egypt an Jordan are kept for 65 years in camps, they cannot go around freely, cannot work in certain places like doctor and other academic proffession.
      They cannot even receive the lebanon or syrian or egyptian nationality.
      Where in the world have refugiees of war have been kept for about three generations as foreign elements?
      an please notice that they live in countries of their muslem “btothers”.
      The UNO decision 242 talks about :”withdrawing from territories” and NOT :”from THE territories” in french:”se retirer DE territoires, et no :”se retirer DES territoire”.small, very small difference… one word here, one letter there. But the fate of two countries, and two people!
      Personnaly as an israeli jew, I want a JEWISH country and not a bi-national country.and that is why we shoud retire from SOME arias where a majority of arabs live.
      I also want to mention :
      1- Mahmud Abbas declared that he will have NO jews within his country
      2- In Israel today, the israel of 1967, there live about 23% of arabs( muslems and christians) and about !1/2% of Druzzes. They ar fully citizen of the state of Israel with full rights to vot and are represented at the knesset(the parliament).
      So… I really do not see where we are the aggressors. It is true there not a full censensus about theisraeli building in certain aeras, I repeat in certain aeras only.As for Jerusalem it has never been a muslem holy land. It is not mentioned even once int he Kor’an.
      and the arabs have not even really be even in the past a majority in this city.
      Of course in order to achieve peace both sides have to make some difficult compromises and pay a price.

    • Steve…you are either grossly misinformed, or just plain stupid.

      Israel has EVERY right to build settlements in Judea and Samaria…it is ALL part of Eretz Yisrael. If you are a property owner, do you not have the right to build on your property?

      The land in dispute has never been (and will never be) the land of the so-called “palestinians”.

      Am Yisrael chai.

      • Steve, with all due respect, I repeat, we want a jewish country, not a bi-national country, it is absurd.we cannot and will not push away the arab populstion who liveson this area, and certainly not kill them (see Syria)and if we insist in makeing them part of Israel, it will take 2,3 generations and they will be a majority. Is it really what you want?
        Am Israel hay vekyam yes

    • By Isreali aggression you must mean the retaliation Isreal takes against Palestinians after they launch those nail blasting mini missiles into Isreal. If Isreal were the aggressor they’d be no Palestinians to speak left in the region. The only reason Palestinians have any weapons at all to fire at Isreal is because of the surrounding Arab countries wanting to try to weaken Isreal’s position, and judging from your ignorance its working.

    • @ Steve – I respectfully suggest you actually find out the truth about the Arab-Israel Conflict which is 120 years old. It is about the refusal of the Arabs to recognise that Jews are equal and not second class citizens (dhimmis) which was the case living under Muslim rule. To the Arab, this idea is shameful and humiliating and it is shame that leads to violence. Arab children are taught to hate Jews. Arab children are sent to summer camps to train as “shahids”. Instead of watching Disney, they see and hear Disney characters spewing hatred and learning that Hitler was right.

      Please give any international law that states that any land is designated as “Palestinian”. There is no such legal statement. International law, such as the Treaty of San Remo” (1922) and the League of Nations Mandate for Palestine – see Dr Jacques Gauthier, a French-Canadian whose doctorate thesis demonstrates that all the land belongs to the Jewish people as a result of international law. This was the land given to the Jewish people over 3,500 years ago and was recognised by the league of Nations and the UN Article 80.

      In 1922, Winston S Churchill, as demanded by the Arab Lobby, took 78.5% of the Mandated Land for the Jews, to create the Emirate of Trans-Jordan. Following a British backed coup, the Hashemites (a Saudi tribe) took control and this became the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. Here a minority (Hashemites) rule over a population of 70% Palestinians who have little representation in Jordan. Both King Hussein and Abdullah have disenfrachised the Palestinians in Jordan because 80% of Jordan is Palestine. Jordan IS the Palestinian state. The King is afraid that the Palestinians will take control and his power will be gone. Why should 8 Hashemites rule over the majority, 70% of whom are Palestinian Arabs.

      Until recently, the word “Palestinian” was a derogatory term for Jew. The Romans were so fed up with the Jews who refused to worship Roman gods, that they renamed Judea and Samaria: Palestine after the Philistines who were the enemy of the Jewish people. After the Arab military losses, Arafat decided he would create a Palestinian Arab to the West who would be sympathetic, which was the case. In Arabic, Arafat told the Arabs there was no difference between the Palestinians and the Syrians – they are all one nation.

      You have a curious way of defining aggression. Of the remainder of the land left, some 22%, in 1947, the UN decided to partition the remainder into a Jewish state and another Palestinian state. The Jews agreed; the Arabs rejected. The day after the State of Israel was declared in May 1948, 5 Arab armies (plus Yemen and Saudi Arabia) attacked Israel. 600,000 Israelis, the majority Holocaust survivors, with few arms, had to fight armies trained and led either by the British or Nazis. Israel lost 1% of its population. If that is not aggression, what is? In 1956, Israel was forced into a war to stop Nasser (Egypt) and in June 1967, Israel was forced to fight Egypt and Jordan. In 1973, on the most Holy Day for Jews, the Arabs declared war again: on all occasions, Israel beat the Arabs who were the instigators. Defending your people from attack is not “aggression” unless it is Israel. The shameful misreporting by the press leads to people believing the fabrications and down right lies about Israel.

      In 2000, Barak (PM of Israel) offered Arafat 95% of the West Bank, land swops to make up the difference) and East Jerusalem in the presence of President Bill Clinton. Arafat promised to return. He lied and in Paris admitted to his wife, Suha, that he could not make peace with the Jews. Instead, he launched the Second Intifada, murdering over 1100 Jews and maiming thousands who were attacked in shops, markets, school buses, pizza parlours, hotels etc To stop the suicide bombings, Israel built a Separation Wall, to separate Israeli citizens from non-Israeli citizens. Even this non-aggressive and non-violent response is misrepresented with the libel of the Apartheid Wall by people who know nothing of South Africa.
      Between 2005-2013, some 13,000 missiles have been fired from Gaza, but when Israel tries to stop these attacks, Israel is the aggressor.

    • You ARE Anti-Israel. Go back and study history. I won’t even get into it here. You are ignorant.

    • Wow. What color is the sky in your world?

    • Two guys stand on a street corner. One guy pushes an old lady in front of a bus. The other pushes her out of the street and back to safety. And you characterize the scene as: “Two men who like to push around old ladies.”

      Yeah, Israelis and Palestinians — exactly the same.

  • Roger Waters… what a piece of work that guy is.

    His father died at Anzio in 1944, a true hero who helped save the world from the Nazis.

    And how did Roger Waters honor his father? By endless howling about the evils of war, imitating the very Nazis who killed his father, and making brutal caricatures of his one remaining parent. Apparently Roger would have rather Europe fall into darkness so long as he could have had a daddy to hate in the 60s.

    Roger Waters suffers from a peculiar ailment – he is a terrible narcissist but he is also a tone-deaf, irrelevant has-been. It’s not a very charming combination. I fully support Ms. Refaeli’s position on this matter. Roger Waters puts hate to music and has the nerve to call it a morally superior message. To hell with him and his few remaining fans.

    • I salute Roger Waters for having the courage to speak truth to the vile, godlike power of Rothschild Zionism. Rothschild Zionists (NOT the JEWS, don’t knee-jerk me as an anti-Semite)) are ruthless, deceitful oppressors, period. The Balfour Declaration is the smoking gun proving collusion between the British government and Zionist elements within Germany to boycott and sell out their country (which had treated them VERY well, pre WWII) in exchange for stealing the Palestinians land and instigating the crisis which has only worsened with each passing year. No amount of intimidation and murder on the part of the immensely powerful and wealthy Rothschild Zionists will change these simple facts. Not even years of brainwashing generations of American schoolchildren with the tired trope that “Hitler hated the Jews because they were successful” will erase the truth. Like their father Cain, all the RZ’s can do is keep killing and persecuting those who tell the truth about them. Despite any pretense of piety,the Rothschild Zionists have no loyalty to the God with whom the Jews once had an exclusive relationship. Any claim to a modern-day version of such a favored status is obviously false to anyone with a reasonable mind. None of the Jewish schools teach that the start of Christ’s ministry, his baptism, occurred in exactly the year foretold by the prophet Daniel. Natural Jewry finally severed any hope they would have had at a special relationship with YHWH when they murdered the Messiah. The destruction of Jerusalem by the Romans stand as a testament and an obvious demonstration of God’s abandonment of the devilish Hebrew religious hierarchy. The Zionists have gained the world through deceit and murder, but have forfeited their soul, and will, like all everyone else, soon face their own set of consequences.

  • Like, Rodger will not happily comply with a pretty Jews demand.
    I’m in with Rodger on this one.
    Any others we should know about?

    • TESTIFY my brother

    • I think you mean ‘petty’. At least I hope you do otherwise you’re illiterate and this message isn’t really worth it.

      Petty:(of behavior) Characterized by an undue concern for trivial matters, esp. in a small-minded or spiteful way.

      The Jewish people may seem petty to you when they get justifiably annoyed at antisemitism. But I think most do a have a little justification to be a bit touchy when it comes to the issue.

      Also when Muslim Imam’s constantly call Jewish people ‘pigs and dogs’ then those of Jewish ancestry tend to get annoyed when asshats like Waters become spokespeople for Islam.

      Why doesn’t he turn his beady little eye to Syria, Iran, Iraq or Eqypt, hell have a look at Gaza, where they’re about to publicly execute two of their own citizens.

      The acid test is this – have a good long hard look at Israeli law as far as it pertains to rights of ALL who live in the country (including those who are not Jewish) and then compare it to ANY OTHER COUNTRY in the region. It’ll be an education.

      Still, logic won’t stop Waters and it won’t stop you. At least have the balls to admit that you’re antisemitic.

    • First you should learn to spell.

    • Since her “demand” was just a call for Waters to not be a hypocrite, and to boycott her, too, as she’s Israeli, I wouldn’t expect him to comply, either.
      Ignorance and hypocrisy usually go hand in hand.
      Waters is, obviously, no exception.

  • Right on Bar Refaeli

      • on can criticise Israel on its way of acting, just like any other country. but to delegitimise a country is totally a different story!to put on a flag a porc with a magen david on it is an ugly insult,it shows the real level of Roger Waters: -0

  • Great step from Bar Refaeli. Roger Waters heinous accusations against Israel are false and baseless. Israel is the antithesis of an apartheid state. Israeli Arabs move freely in Israeli society, within schools, universities, hospitals, shops, restaurants and cafes. Families play & relax with their children in parks along with Israeli’s, there are several Israeli Arab Members of Parliament in the Knesset,who freely criticise Israel, the new head of emergency at Hadassah Hospital in Jerusalem is an Arab Muslim doctor,http://unitedwithisrael.org/arab-muslim-to-head-emergency-medicine-at-hadassah/- many other arab doctors work in Israel’s hospitals, Christian and Druze Arab youth are now joining the IDF and many Israeli Arabs say if there is ever a two state solution, they would prefer to stay in Israel. For the record, Omar Barghouti who created the BDS Global movement in 2005, is doing his masters degree at Tel Aviv University and is allowed to do so unhindered. Maybe Waters went on a bad LSD trip in the 70′s and has permanent brain damage, but more importantly, he should go to Israel and judge what he sees with his own eyes, rather than hate mongering in such an evil manner. Yeah Bar R!

    • If you go to Israel, you may be sent right back to your home country before you even step foot there. Remember the flotilla with foreign aid where 9 turkish men were shot 30 times at close range or when the international group of activists were turned away after they arrived at the Ben Gurion airport simply because they wanted to attend a Palestinian rally. This happens everyday. If you state that you sympathize with the Palestinians, they will put you back on your plane and send you home. Democracy, my a**.

      • Turkish “aid”? There was no humanitarian aid goods aboard the Mavi Marmara, just a gang of young IHH thugs ready for martyrdom, with pockets stuffed with cash and a bunch of “acti-tourists”. Other ships that were part of the floptilla carried expired garbage. The Mavi Marmara’s captain testified that your heroes were hacking hunks of the ship apart hours before the unarmed IDF landing crew tried to detain the ship for a search for weapons, which was an entirely lawful act. Armed reinforcements were sent in to save the unarmed boarding crew from bludgeoning and knife attacks. The deaths of those young men lies entirely upon the hands of the notoriously anti-Semetic former PM of Malaysia, Mahatir Mohammed, who was a major funder of this publicity stunt.

  • Well done, Roger waters is a supporter of the BDS, a Hypocrite and double standars douch bag,
    BDS employs a double standard—a hypocritical and dishonest tactic frequently used by anti-Israel and anti-Semitic hate groups.

    The reason, as we’ll see, is that the BDS movement is not really interested in alleged war crimes or repression. Rather its purpose is to delegitimize and then destroy Israel.

    the BDS movement masquerades behind words like “freedom” and “occupation,” one need only listen closely to its rhetoric to realize that these are code words for the elimination of Israel. BDS unequivocally rejects Israel’s many peace offers—including numerous land-for-peace proposals supported by the United States—and rejects Israel’s willingness to sit down to direct peace talks without preconditions.

    Thus, the facts make BDS’s intentions clear: Rather than being a movement that seeks peace and freedom, it is a movement motivated by an obsessive hate of Zionism and Jews and opposition to the Jewish state—one bent on fomenting strife, conflict and enmity until Israel is utterly defeated.

  • Great for her , and it should not be limited to her , Israel should be sanctioning ,and limit any use of Israeli products from cell phone technology, medical advances ,to music and everything else in between, to those who don’t change their anti semitic/ anti sionist views.

  • Who cares what this whining israeli bimbo wants.

  • @ Roger Waters: the first rule of show biz is, “always keep ‘em wanting more”.

    the corollary is: “know when to shut up.”

    to which I would add, “don’t believe you’re own bullsh1t.”

  • I’ll side with the Israeli supermodel on this one, as big a fan as I am of Pink Floyd.

  • WOW!

  • Russell Feldman

    If they want to draw a Star Of David on a pig…..then draw one on Roger Waters. Would this liberal progressive nazi have drawn a Moon and Crescent on a pig ? I think not and that is because he knows that in a sea of barbarians , Israel is a civilized and disciplined society. The ” other bunch ” would have cut his throat and the cowardly ” pig ” knows it.

    • Russell Feldman

      Roger Waters and those like him are the very reason that Western culture is in such steep decline. Drawing a Star of David on a pig is telltale of his one sided bias and hatred. also he knows Israel is a civilized and disciplined society and there will be no physical retaliation for such an insult. Hey Roger , draw a Moon and Crescent on a pig………..and see what happens.

  • amazing how the fashionista /rock star energy gets such wide
    read coverage while noone cares that people in the pits on the sidelines are doing the legwork that one wall song gets attention.
    when the real teshuva time is here now elul to all is available to return to our holy roots and be beautiful within as barR is while waters is a smoking lunatic.
    who needs a wwall built around himself. boycot him. visit creativity and real towns like the city of dovid where jews and arabs alike work live and dig together to prove the heritage of the jewish people is the rightfull one in its propr place capitAl jerusalem. waters stay home where moslems r destoying your backyard. bar come home be at harmony with mishpacha and the power strength that got yu to where u r in success and fortune. ad infinituum. u deserve it respectfully , even in modesty . yu still carry yorself to the standard needed to represent us as a people nice work as always in this that fashion industry.
    כך הכבוד. !!! דני. d el b.

  • Good for her. Roger Waters is an old anti-semite.

    • Please explain why he is that horrible type of person you claim. Have you even read his opinion on the matter?

  • I’m a fan of Mr Waters, but I disagree with him on Israel. They have a right to be there.

  • Russell Feldman

    Roger Waters , like most progressive liberal intelligencia are the new neo nazis of today. He is one sided , hate filled and ignores reality and the facts. Maybe he is also pissed off that he has to watch football on Sundays and can’t engage in a good old mass murder and genocide against Jews. He is the very reason that England is in huge decline.

  • Hey Roger! Shut up and sing/play!!!!

  • Beauty and Brains and Beauty

  • Thank you, Bar Rafaeli, for standing up to Roger Waters…not to mention his using your photos without your permission in his video performances. Talk about chutzpah!

  • Way to go Bar! Let Roger know that boycotts work both ways.

  • In a rare moment of lucidity, Waters was heard to respond; “The lunatic is in my head.”

  • just another hypocritical anti-semite…Roger Waters

  • You rock the world, Bar Refaeli! Water’s is an idiot bigot.
    Thank you for standing up for Jews every where!

  • Good.

    I’ve lost all respect for Roger ‘Shilly’ Waters.

    http://www.usaynet.com

  • Why was she honored in the first place (in 2011)? He’s been at this for awhile…

  • Roger Waters. Musician, Anti-Semite.. so Sad.

    Dark side of the Moon is more like the Dark side of racism..

  • Jaundiced View

    It’s really rather a shame that this model gets used as eye candy by an anti-Semetic bigot. Roger Waters could do with a verbal thrashing to teach him respect and manners.

  • Waters has always been somewhat of an idiot. He confuses his celebrity with intelligence.

    • hus bin pharteen

      there seems to be an awful lot of that going around in the world of celebrity…

      they’d be better off sticking to the script and pretending to have intelligence rather than going off on a tangent and showing the world otherwise.

  • Roger Waters is an idiot libtard and idiot libtards hate Israel because that is how you gain the approval of other idiot libtards.

  • He’s a far left progressive kook. Sadly I helped support his causes that get people killed through his music. His music was a world wide Trojan Horse.

  • Thank you Bar for finally jumping on the train, your support is appreciated.

  • Waters is a far left loon. Pay no attention to him

  • Waters – Just another prick in the Wall

  • Well done Bar. The BDS followers are scum. Shun them, humiliate them, show them for anti-semites and Nazis that they are.

  • Screw her. If Waters is using a un-copyrighted or pic he paid for, then she needs to shut her mouth. If Waters thinks the Israeli government are a bunch of genocidal butchers, then he has the right to protest as he determines appropriate.

    • Again,someone besides myself is thinking in the real and not with emotion. BRAVO!

    • “she needs to shut her mouth”

      Yep. No better defense for blatant racism than… “Umm… shut up!”

      I’m sure Waters would love a world where all of his
      ideological opponents could just be silenced, somehow.
      Especially those damned Jews… I mean, can’t we just throw her in an oven or something? :\

      I’m sure Waters would love that idea.

      Hypocritical, racist douchebags are hypocritical racist douchebags.
      They NEED to be pointed out and laughed at.
      Waters isn’t the first. He won’t be the last.

  • Kol Hakavod

  • Good for you, Bar! I don’t know how it is that Muslims turn a globe upside down, and have the sympathy of some of the people they’d kill with ZERO hesitation. I’m glad you’re standing up for yourself and your country. As far as I’m concerned, Israel will always be an ally of the USA. Roger Waters is obviously feeling the effects of his age.

  • “Roger Waters, you should remove my picture from videos at your concerts. If you’re going to boycott, then go all the way.”

    Bar Refaeli,you should go all the way and do your national service.

    • She IS doing service to her country, through global representation and goodwill works.
      (Not everyone needs to carry a rifle to serve)

      What has Waters done to serve his country, aside from
      making a complete joke of himself?

      Waters is a hypocritical, anti-semitic clown.
      Anyone who supports him in this, is, as well.
      The end.

  • Good for her!

  • Roger Waters has written and clearly stated his own demise. Jews and non-Jews alike find his statements to be offensive, nauseating and worthless, and are now associating those qualities with Waters, himself.

    Any likelihood of his continuance in show business will be, as they say, ‘PURELY COINCIDENTAL”.

    THANKS, ROGER: WE KNEW ALL ALONG THAT YOU ARE AN ASSHOLE, AND NOW YOU’VE CONFIRMED IT FOR US ALL!

    THE “EXIT” IS STRAIGHT AHEAD. KEEP MOVING PLIZ!

  • Bulls–it. Supermodel Bar Refaeli did nothing except post a 16 word twitter in Hebrew. Totally worthless. Stop giving her kudos she has not earned.

  • I’m the biggest Floyd fan on the planet but I stand with Bar Refaeli and Israel. I will be boycotting anything and everything done by Roger Waters, who is nothing more than the neo-fascists useful idiot.

    Remember, this man is so dumb that he dropped out of Pink Floyd in the 80s and actually thought the group would disband without him. And now he whines about the millions of dollars of revenue he’s lost. No wonder David Gilmour, the true leader of Pink Floyd, can’t stand him.

  • I love Pink Floyd but apparently Waters is just another “fashionably political” celebrity that needs to be hit HARD in the wallet to send the message that “we like you for your music not your politics, so quit talking and stick to singing and strumming your bass!”

    I just hope my favorite member(David Gilmour) doesn’t follow Roger’s ignorant lead!!

  • Or go to the human rights paradise in Syria or Iran

  • Why Roger waters don’t donate all the money hi has to the Gaza people instead

  • Im with you , its time to send Watter’s with his mommy

  • Sure is clear the Roger Waters is nothing but another Jew hating liberal.

  • Rodger, knock it off. Just get your head out of your ars, reunite with Gilmore and Mason, and get back to the business of making music before your dead.

  • Charles Calhoun

    He’s an idiot. And she is, WELL A SUPER MODEL!!

  • Kol hakavod!

  • EastsideHunky

    Another chick who is so full of herself with pride she is blind to the smallness of her tweet…

  • you go girl !!!!! thumbs up !!!!

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