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.
Zionist Union announces support for so-called anti-terrorism bill (Haaretz)
from the article: A battle over identity