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    • Stephen Voss
    • 25.01.11 | 10:43 (IST)

    One more thought. In the sociological research I've just suggested, Ha'aretz provides one extremely valuable bit of information. At the moment 62 people have rated this letter and 22 of them give it a "thumbs up". Do not suppose that these ravings represent a tiny fringe. They are unusual only in voicing the hysteria in a pure and explicit manner. It may be a plausible working hypothesis that they lurk -- perhaps unvoiced, perhaps unconscious, but doing their anti-religious demonising work all the same -- within a third of this country's citizens.

    from the article: Palestine papers show true partners for Mideast peace
    First published 00:56 25.01.11 | Last updated 00:56 25.01.11
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