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    • Naim S. Mahlab
    • 08.05.06 | 03:26 (IDT)

    In the words of Disraeli, 'There are no permanent friends or permanent enemies, only permanent interests.' The interests of diaspora Jews and Israel are bound to drift apart as Israel develops as an independent state. Israelis who live in North America may not mix well with the local Jewish communities, but their children will grow up and become part of these same communities.The drift will widen as time goes by. This is the natural way of things.

    from the article: Alienated Jews
    First published 00:00 07.05.06 | Last updated 00:00 07.05.06
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