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    • Strictly Frank
    • 19.10.10 | 00:01 (IST)

    Whether Jews, non-Jews, or both have to swear this oath- the problem is with the wording. It discriminates against non-ethnic Jews, secular ethnic Jews, and even religious Jews who don't want a democratic state. The only winner from this entire saga is Moldova's Avigdor Lieberman, and how ironic is it that he gets to decide who's Israeli or not: I'm sure every Jew born in the Holy Land, every Israeli Arab born within the Green Line, and every sane person would find this outrageous. Of course, no condemnation from President Odumbass; now imagine if Iran decided to introduce such an oath targetting non-ethnic Persians, or any Western country deciding to define itself as a White Christian state. The hypocrisy is so conspicuous.

    from the article: Netanyahu wants loyalty oath bill to include Jews as well
    First published 21:21 18.10.10 | Last updated 21:21 18.10.10
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