Delusions of Grandeur & Persecution - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Rowan Berkeley
    • 10.01.10 | 07:49 (IST)

    These are certainly symptoms of a collective psychosis. However, one needs to make three qualifications: first of all, this condition is not new, but actually quite long-standing; second, it is not merely the leadership, but a majority of the population, that suffers from it (possibly because of absorbing too much excessively Judeocentric pseudo-history in school); and third, it has been of some instrumental value to the USA, which always appreciates 'humanistic' pretexts for its global military interventions.

    from the article: Only psychiatrists can explain Israel's behavior
    First published 01:43 10.01.10 | Last updated 19:07 10.01.10
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