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    • David
    • 26.06.10 | 22:22 (IDT)

    What concerns me is that while the "siege mentality" seems to be an orchestrated part of the Israeli strategy, the mentality then becomes for Leftists of many stripes the excuse as to why Palestinians need to moderate their demands. I hear "one state is too much for the Israeli psyche" and "Palestinians need to react differently to their oppression b/c it upsets Israelis who are sensitive." When one considers that Israel creates these mindsets and paranoia as a self-serving strategy, why do Palestinians need to be sensitive to it?

    from the article: The public is dumb and therefore the public pays
    First published 02:19 25.06.10 | Last updated 02:19 25.06.10
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