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    • TrueBlue
    • 04.10.10 | 08:49 (IST)

    Your question is an illogical rhetorical one. First sentence is 'allow this = democracy'....your second is 'get rid of this = strong democracy'. Therefore...the stronger the degree of fascism / the lesser the minority or dissenting view, the stronger the democracy? You can't have it both ways Alex unless you propose specifically a new model of democracy (or repair your logic). I for one am absolutely sure that voices such as Amira's at least prove that there is some level of democracy operating in Israel. On the other hand the decreasing relevance of the Courts and the increasing level of violence against children are chilling signals of the reverse trend.

    from the article: 'We were supposed to enter quietly - instead we threw grenades'
    First published 01:27 04.10.10 | Last updated 01:27 04.10.10
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