A good pride of politicos is the first step to respectability - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • 19.10.09 | 10:34 (IST)

    I have no doubt that when Israelis have the state that they were promised, i.e. a tolerant, humane and truly democratic state of all its citizens, the wish to retain, reacquire - or even acquire by false pretenses - other nationalities will evaporate. Avineri is from the "if you're not for us you're against us" brigade. Most of Israel's citizens are neither. They are for a country they can be proud of. and hopefully they will eventually pull together to reappropriate it and achieve that.

    from the article: An Israeli and a Pole
    First published 01:21 19.10.09 | Last updated 01:44 19.10.09
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