# 43 Paul Harris - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Nick Ferriman
    • 07.06.07 | 18:50 (IDT)

    Dear Paul, Thank you very much for your reply to my post. You ask, quote, IS THERE A HETEROSEXUAL PARADE IN ANY OF THE CAPITALS ? Unquote. Not that I know of, no, but there is no need of one. Heterosexuals have not been persecuted for their sexuality. However, I would be quite happy to join a parade that declared that the hetero-sexual family is central to the well-being of society. How about that? One of the purposes of Gay Pride parades is to test the human rights environment. Not surprisingly, Israel doesn?t permit one. The right to self-determination of others does not figure in its consciousness. I am pleased to see that you note my democratic sympathies. Regards

    from the article: Human Rights First: Hate crimes, anti-Semitism on rise in Europe
    First published 00:00 07.06.07 | Last updated 00:00 07.06.07
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