#42 Morris Valentine, there still is a problem with your advice - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Mark B.
    • 16.09.09 | 16:26 (IDT)

    Don't get me wrong here please, standing straight and up for oneself and being one's own master is absolutely sound advice. But let's suppose Israel is a boy in a street/lane, just like you were when your mother advised you. Now what would happen if you stand up for yourself and beat a neighbour kid to the intensive-care unit because he always throw stones at you and the whole street/lane says: "stop that and do not repat it or we won't have anything to do with you again, because you went too far". Only one fellow in the biggest (star & striped) house more or less is on your side. Would make life very difficult, would it not?

    from the article: In wake of UN Gaza probe, how can Israel go to war again?
    First published 01:29 16.09.09 | Last updated 15:52 16.09.09
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