A Jewish State? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • melech
    • 24.12.11 | 21:56 (IST)

    Who are these people who spit on women and throw rocks at them. Are they part of the same group that attacked the IDF base? Are they part of the same group who throws rocks at people on Shabbat? A Jewish state can be a place where Jewish people live. Or, a Jewish state can be a place where Jewish values, including loving thy neighbor, and Jewish culture in the best sense of that term thrive and survive. According to the Torah, a Jewish state is one where the widow, the orphan and the stranger in your midst are care for. Attacking school girls hardly qualifies for that

    from the article: Netanyahu calls for action against exclusion of women in Israel
    First published 21:11 24.12.11 | Last updated 21:11 24.12.11
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