Even the ones who voted to ban minarets - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • utagawa
    • 07.12.09 | 08:48 (IST)

    were ashamed to admit it. Do you remember the surprise when the result was announced, contrary to what had been predicted? That's because when asked before voting, most Swiss said they'd vote against banning minarets, but once in the ballot box, unobserved except by their own consciences, they voted their real feelings. By the way, that persistent defender of Swiss morality and religious tolerance and justice, you know who I'm talking about, Swiss Dino, seems to be remarkably absent from this discussion. Why?

    from the article: What do mosque minarets and kosher slaughter have in common?
    First published 01:11 06.12.09 | Last updated 09:32 06.12.09
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