Coming from Bibi's extremist government it's too little, too late. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Michael UK
    • 18.11.10 | 10:14 (IST)

    Removing him as a municipal rabbi would be good, but why has it taken so long, why is such a junior minister the only one speaking about the probkem, and why aren't there laws that make such incitement a criminal offence? The trouble is that a government that features Lieberman, Shas etc. so prominently is going to find it hard to portray itself as a government that treats Israeli Jews and Israeli Arabs equally. There again, apart from this, it hasn't even really tried to pretend that it does.

    from the article: Safed rabbi to be suspended for 'inciting war between Jews and Arabs'
    First published 00:53 18.11.10 | Last updated 00:53 18.11.10
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