American foreign policy has been to support policies overseas which in America would be severely unconstituional and undemocratic. It has created enemies and has lost esteem - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • it's about democracy
    • 11.09.11 | 02:59 (IDT)

    Israel has a similar problem. As a Hadashnik who believes that nohing is more important than the principle of democracy and division of powers, I scandalize everyone here and they shock me in turn. Israelis, when asked, sincerely hold that a Jewish State is more important to them than either democracy or civil justice. So the outlook is not too bright

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