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    • Josiah Jacob Ben David
    • 17.11.10 | 10:48 (IST)

    If not for such Extremists Israel would not have successfully resisted British Colonial policy and Israel would not be. Israel was born out of necessity and desperation and the grace of the Almighty. Just getting there was practically an insurmountable problem. There were few liberal fair weather Jews then. There was a lot of work and self sacrifice and danger was everywhere. The hears of most Jewish people today are still strong and brave. It is the leaders with weak backbones and fainting hearts. Settlers are the soul and the hope of Israel. They are of the stuff the nation was founded.

    from the article: More than a few fringe extremists threaten Israeli democracy
    First published 01:28 17.11.10 | Last updated 01:28 17.11.10
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