A very enlightened essay about the leftist ideology, which was instrumental to Israel's beginnings, but ... - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Smadar
    • 16.10.13 | 18:20 (IDT)

    for Israel's sovereignty and uniqueness within the Middle East nations, both the nationality and religious spheres are significant to its identity. This does not mean only Orthodox Judaism, but all other denominations of Judaism included as the current Ashkenazi Orthodox movement is only historically of a few hundred years of age. Israel must require acceptance of all other religions/cultures and the vast majority of its secular inhabitants (a la Uri Avnery).

    from the article: Ultimately, Israeli leftism is based on one’s view of the occupation
    First published 05:00 16.10.13 | Last updated 18:14 15.10.13
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