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    • arieh zimmerman
    • 05.05.10 | 14:58 (IDT)

    Actions proclaim attitudes better than speeches. The actions of the government only reflect the wishes of the majority of those Israels who voted for it. Anything that lends itself to the illusion of security is welcomed; even if the result is quite the opposite of what was intended. The goats lead the sheep and the sheep understand nothing. But they, (and we, who oppose the lunacy), are responsible for our actions..and our inaction. If Israel is eradicated as a physical entity before our grandchildren enjoy a secure and rational place of their own; if, as fear and hatred turn us into shadow copies of other unmourned colonizers, the fault will be ours, only ours.

    from the article: Like a plane without a pilot
    First published 23:16 04.05.10 | Last updated 23:16 04.05.10
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