It's simply breathtaking. For the last 25 years,it has been obvious that greater Israel could either be a Jewish state or a democratic state but could not be both. What a sorry thing it is that the Israeli right has decided that it will be a Jewish state and not a democratic one. Amos Oz is right. The Israeli right's enterprise of creating a new Boer Republic out of the old liberal, democratic Israel will ultimately be a disaster. How could they do this to the Jewish people?
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