An Ethnocracy Should Be the Term Now Applied to This Country - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Yaakov Sullivan
    • 07.10.10 | 14:36 (IST)

    It is not democratic. It's "democracy" for the dominant and controlling ethnic groups, the Jews, is not the same as that of the 20% of the country's non-Jewish population. All citizens are not equal before the law. Not all citizens have equal rights before the law. The national narrative is constructed so that it intentionally excludes 20% of the country's population. A Jew ( as defined by certain relevant state agencies rather that the religious establishment) coming into the country from Russia automatically has rights which transcend those who are not Jewish but hold citizenship in that country and certainly above those who are native to the territories Israel occupies. It is time for the entire international community to stand up and condemn this zionist-apartheid where religion and ethnos are the defining factors for natinonal identity in this ethnocracy posing as a democracy.

    from the article: Loyalty oath proves Israel is racist, say Israeli Arab leaders
    First published 09:50 07.10.10 | Last updated 09:50 07.10.10
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