Anyone who's not a fanatic want to defend this oath? If AIPAC do, maybe the US should consider forcing them to swear a loyalty oath to American values. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Michael UK
    • 10.10.10 | 20:43 (IST)

    Israel was referred to in 1948 as a Jewish state purely to describe the basic concept of splitting Palestine into two different ethnic areas. To get non-Jewish citizens in 2010 to swear loyalty to a race and/or religion that isn't theirs is fundamentally anti-democratic. Livni's not exactly Che Guevara and if even a right winger like her can see that this oath is discriminatory it pretty clearly is.

    from the article: Livni: Loyalty oath amendment is 'politics at its worst'
    First published 15:27 10.10.10 | Last updated 15:27 10.10.10
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