acted with "actual malice." (78) To prove actual
"'Human Rights' organizations are searching for subversives and defamers
of soldiers," a new provocative poster by grassroots Zionist group Im Tirtzu proclaims.
Until the aggressors come to terms with Israel, the best we Jews can offer is to resist our defamers
and would-be destroyers.
As Obama nominee Charles Freeman pointed on 3/10/09 as he threw in the towel, the truth does not matter to the defamers
. It's the destructive process that they relish at the expense of truth.
"The Motives of Israel's Jewish Defamers
," in Camera (ed.), Israel's Jewish Defamers
Therefore, it is entirely inevitable that the Anabaptists those defamers
of a holy oath--nay even more, those have been deluded in such a way that they do not see that they condemn the things with which the elect, gathered from every compass point (1) are at ease, whose piety and faith is set forth in the Scriptures for us to imitate--are the most separated from those things.
But it has also supplied powerful publicity tools to a narcissistic, often nihilistic, cadre of defamers
It is this Manichean tendency of contemporary left-liberal defamers
of Israel that for Harrison is its defining trait.
Later, after articles in the tabloids that questioned her sexuality, she won a large settlement that required her defamers
to famously post ads in major newspapers that removed all innuendo that Foster was anything other than a healthy, heterosexual woman with all the normal, attendant desires.
Certainly, his recent statements would place him in the company of those defamers
While not leaving these plaintiffs entirely helpless, for example, one court stressed that the need for any such discovery must "be balanced against the legitimate and valuable right to participate in online forums anonymously or pseudonymously." (107) A New Jersey court similarly refused to let a plaintiff corporation gain easy access to its alleged defamers
' identity, emphasizing "the unique circumstances created by the advent of the Internet" and role of such circumstances in deciding cases where the anonymity of Internet users is at stake.
(14) He questioned why political speech should receive less free-speech protection than "defamers
, nude dancers, pornographers, flag burners and cross burners."
Byron, Inc., one of Detroit's largest bookstores, withdrew the book from its shelves because of its "unnecessary and offensive attack upon the Jewish race." B'nai Brith Magazine editorialized against "Jewish defamers
of Jews," and, according to Rose Hecht, the rabbis of Cleveland "declared Ben would never be allowed to be buried in Cleveland--an honor nobody I know has ever yearned for." (11)
So, while it may generally be the most apposite, libel is not necessarily the only theory of liability that can ensnare digital defamers
Inserted into this inoffensive amusement are a hundred words of higher temperature and deep scorn, seemingly directed against gossips and ignorant defamers
of true poets.