There is a scary similarity between the direction Israel is moving in and the direction Eastern Europe, and other regions are going. A recent editorial in Haaretz about the Prague declaration pointed out the danger. Clever politicians, lacking basic values, want to create laws to protect their nation by restricting their political opponents. Israel is far down the path already and it always ends in the same ditch.
South African court throws out fraud case against opposition politician (Reuters)
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