Don't Give the Money To Israel - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Adam Astan
    • 21.12.09 | 00:17 (IST)

    It is just for survivors of Nazi brutality to receive compensation for unpaid labor. But Israel does not represent "the Jews" or the Jewish survivors of the Holocaust. If Israel were to get the money there would be no guarantees that the labor camp survivors would actually get the money, and it is very likely that the money would go to Israel's military-industrial complex (where Israel spends the vast majority of its money). Israel has been milking the cow of Jewish oppression for far too long, and its about time that we stop. There's a fundamental difference between the State of Israel and the Jewish people's history of suffering

    from the article: Israel to seek another 1b euros Holocaust in reparations from Germany
    First published 22:42 20.12.09 | Last updated 23:43 20.12.09
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