A Death Wish syndrome? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • zeki ergas
    • 06.11.11 | 17:58 (IST)

    You know, there was a guy called Velikovsky who is the author of several books on a theory called Catastrophism. He lived in Israel for fifteen years in the 1920s and '30s. He wrote about Freud's Thanatos, Death Wish, syndrome. I certainly hope that I am wrong, but I sometimes fear that there is something like that in Israel. It's also beginning to look like Gabriel Garcia Marquez's A Chronicle of a Death Foretold. Maybe the Messiah will come in time to save Israel from... itself...

    from the article: Insanity, not logic, guides Israel's leadership
    First published 03:06 06.11.11 | Last updated 03:06 06.11.11
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