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    • Helen Ratner
    • 14.12.12 | 02:36 (IST)

    Israel claims that it has a PR problem and is misunderstood. What is up for discussion? Israel's actions are without justification and place Jews around the world, particularly in Europe, at a security risk. It is time that Jews, particularly in America, stand up and voice their disapproval of an Israeli right-wing conservative government which denies the sanctity of life to anyone but it's own Jewish citizens and complains when the world accuses it of violating human rights. The true measure of freedom in a country is how its minority citizens are treated. By this standard, Israel is failing.

    from the article: IDF soldiers assault two Reuters cameramen in Hebron
    First published 01:59 14.12.12 | Last updated 01:59 14.12.12
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