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    • Michael
    • 27.09.09 | 13:27 (IST)

    This speech is as close to perfect as you can get for summing up the arguments that need to be made for Israel in the 21th century: 1) Jews have a right to the Land 2) Israel does not murder; it defends itself 3)Failure to censure Iran is tanatmount to giving them a go-ahead to plunge us all back into the Dark Ages. This speech should be mandatory reading for every high school and university student and should be handed out by Hillel House and other Jewish advocacy groups on campus to those who pervert, distorte and deny the truth about Israel and its place in the modern world. This speech should be used as a succint but powerful summary of Israel's right to exist and the threat it suffers from those around her.

    from the article: Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's speech to the UN General Assembly
    First published 23:19 24.09.09 | Last updated 23:24 24.09.09
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