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Twitter was alight on Thursday with angry reactions to American Task Force on Palestine Senior Fellow Hussein Ibish, who bashed Boston Globe columnist Jeff Jacoby, as the writer works to mobilize the city of Boston to search for his 16-year old son Caleb, who went missing on Monday.

"Jeff Jacoby is a hateful fanatic, but I very much hope his son is quickly found safe and sound," Ibish tweeted, linking to an article about the search for Caleb.

Twitter readers couldn't get over Ibish's nasty, while supportive, remark. The Beirut-born academic was educated in Boston, at Emerson College, and has a PhD from University of Massachusetts at Amherst.


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