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    • Vittorio Antonio
    • 18.03.13 | 19:44 (IST)

    The Greeks are credited with the invention of what the West calls democracy. But their slaves did not participate in the democratic process. Today over 2500 years later Israel has a hold on a Greek form of democracy, i.e, democracy for Jews only. Regressions do occur in any age but they do not endure.

    from the article: A battle over identity
    First published 07:18 18.03.13 | Last updated 07:18 18.03.13
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