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    • 03.02.10 | 10:42 (IST)

    "Until 200 years ago, it was only religion that was the culture" Really? Deri argues with his ignorance. 1.Religion is part of human culture, not the opposite. 2. The Haskala movement that began 200 years ago freed Jews of the confines of the ghettos. It gave us the means to fight for and achieve better lives, emancipation under the law, equality and statehood among the nations. 3. When in power, Deri abused the state and abused religious and human ethics. Who is he to preach "his" culture, whether to other believers or to the secular sector of our society? Yes, OUR society.

    from the article: Former Shas leader: Secular Jews brought us 'Big Brother'
    First published 03:01 03.02.10 | Last updated 06:27 03.02.10
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