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    • Kim Walker (Chaim Wolk)
    • 17.08.05 | 01:43 (IDT)

    I know in my mind that the settlers don't belong in the Gaza Strip. But the pictures of the eviction trouble me deeply. Human and Home are the same. I understand the exquisite pain that the settlers feel. I feel it mostly as a brother. All Jews are brothers and sisters. This is a fact- maybe even a genetic fact. But i know in my mind that this land belongs to my cousins, not to my brothers and sisters. And I think that the great Jews- Itzak Rabin, Abba Eben, Albert Einstein, Goldy Meir- would agree. The settlers were led to Gaza by fanatics like Ari Sharon and Menachem Begin. The stiffnecked Jews. The Netanyahu Jews. Jews with no sense of humanity beyond the Holocaust. Jews who think that all the dues were paid in Germany. There are more dues to pay. For us there is no rest. To carry the light to the world is our mission and commandment. The work is not yet done- even by recreating Scarsdale in Gaza.

    from the article: IDF: Demolition of settlement houses may start at end of next week
    First published 00:00 16.08.05 | Last updated 00:00 16.08.05
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