Anti-Semitism Turns into Anti-Ghana-ism at the World Cup
Many Egyptians were not pleased with the Israeli flag waving at the World Cup this weekend.
Ghana’s John Pantsil who plays professionally for Hapoel Tel Aviv, kept his pre-World-Cup promise, and waved an Israeli flag after his team’s second goal against the Czech Republic.
Not everyone enjoyed the gesture. Sandmonkey describes the Anti-Ghana-ism backlash.
Charles Johnson reports that Ghana has now apologized after receiving complaints.
YNET has an article on the fury in Egypt over the Israeli flag waving.