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    • zionist forever
    • 05.12.12 | 16:18 (IST)

    Academics and idealists are the worst people to discuss politics with, they think they have all the answers and know everything we don't because they study or they believe in an ideal. This is also supposed to be a meeting between heads of state with Merkal not unelected academics offering their advice.

    from the article: Netanyahu vetoes left-leaning Israeli academic's participation in Merkel meet
    First published 14:55 05.12.12 | Last updated 14:55 05.12.12
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