the power that they wield has created a deep imbalance and is disproportionate to their actual size. i'm not against what they stand for, but i'm a firm believer in separation between religion and the state, and i think that it is very important to make sure that these two things don't get mixed together. and also, i particularly can't stand ovadia yosef and shas.
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