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    • Mark
    • 25.12.11 | 12:33 (IST)

    From what I read this should surely mean Jewish Democracy? 1) There's inequality for Arab Israelis for building permits and access to adequate resources. 2) Palestinians living in area C are persecuted and shot dead with no rule of law to prevent Settler attacks... 3) Palestinians in East Jerusalem are residents, not citizens... (reminds me of Taxation without Representation). This to me is Israeli Democracy. If you were to look at the UK system all citizens are of UK nationality and partake in elections and all ethnic / religious groups are represented. Merry Christmas to an apartheid democratic Israel.

    from the article: Netanyahu: Israel is a democracy and won't tolerate discrimination
    First published 11:21 25.12.11 | Last updated 11:21 25.12.11
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