"Ending demographic threat" what a hedious deeply racist term - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • AZZAM
    • 12.01.06 | 16:21 (IST)

    "Sharon's plan: Ending demographic threat" Everytime I read the term "demographic threat" used so casually by the left and the right I am painfully made aware of how deeply racist israeli society continues to be almost half a century after its founding. but then again, when the founding father is a bigot, why expect his ideological children to be any better: 'As far back as 1895, Herzl himself posited the following position: "We must expropriate gently..We shall try to spirit the penniless population across the border by procuring employment for it in the transit countries, while denying it any employment in our country."'

    from the article: Sharon's second `big plan'
    First published 00:00 12.01.06 | Last updated 00:00 12.01.06
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