Are we in the early stages of writing our own epitaph. We had it and we blew it! - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • LS
    • 16.11.11 | 13:07 (IST)

    Forget the world, Dan, there are many Jews who will eventually turn their back on a theocratic state, many Israelis will leave. Any bets on how long Israel will survive - maybe as a backwards theocracy it will for a time, but not as a modern state - when that happens. Israel needs modern, open-minded people to drive its economy forward, to provide it with its military power. If they leave, Israel as a homeland for Jews is finished.

    from the article: Alone in the battle against Israel's religious zealots
    First published 03:48 16.11.11 | Last updated 03:48 16.11.11
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