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    • Lou Medel
    • 07.10.11 | 14:58 (IST)

    The “facts on the ground” were Palestinian homes and villages that were bulldozed or taken over by Israelis. Now you’re saying the “new” facts on the ground aren’t removable? The Palestinian refugees, that Israelis created, can’t return to THEIR homes? Jews from all over the world, who NEVER lived in Israel, can “return” to Palestine because their ancestors lived there THOUSANDS OF YEARS AGO? Israel is the “only” democracy in the ME? The IDF is the “most moral” army in the world? Anti-Semitism is “baseless” hatred? I think Rebbe Ovadia Yosef is proof of the Israeli mind-set. In an October 2010 sermon, Yosef stated that "The sole purpose of non-Jews is to serve Jews". He said that Gentiles served a divine purpose: "Why are Gentiles needed? They will work, they will plow, they will reap. We will sit like an effendi and eat. That is why Gentiles were created.”…..Tell me Carlo, don’t you think you have the “superior” attitude toward Palestinians also? I think Peace is possible only when Jews treat others as they wish to be treated. Salaam/Shalom

    from the article: Open letter to Mahmoud Abbas for Yom Kippur
    First published 12:56 07.10.11 | Last updated 12:56 07.10.11
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