2. May, 2018


“"I've been studying Israeli Army Martial Arts. I now know 16 ways to kick a Palestinian woman in the back.

"People think that the Middle East is very complex but I have an analogy that sums it up quite well.

"If you imagine that Palestine is a big cake, well... that cake is being punched to pieces by a very angry Jew."

- Frankie Boyle

Frankie Boyle, the comedian, has written an open letter criticising the BBC governing body's ''cowardly rebuke'' of his jokes about the Palestinian territories. Here it is in full: