'On Holocaust Remembrance Day, we ought to discuss our ability to uproot the seeds of intolerance, violence, self-destruction and moral deterioration,' says Maj. Gen. Yair Golan.23:41 04.05.16 | 0 comments
Israel cannot be both a permanently Jewish state and a democracy because in a democracy the will of the majority prevails. If the majority were to decide they wanted, say, a secular state and this were denied them it would then no longer be a democracy. It may be no coincidence that it is ex-Soviet citizens such as Lieberman that are the inspiration for such hard-line orthodoxy. Stalinism is alive and well in the Knesset.