Fundamentalist Extremism - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Stephen
    • 17.03.10 | 21:17 (IST)

    Nowadays, anyone who disagrees with the actions of the most far-right government in the history of Israel, is considered anti-Semitic, even if they happen to be Jewish. The real war is against the kind of narrow-minded religious fundamentalism that we see, not only in Iran, but increasingly in Israel as well. I can assure you there is also a Christian version of it in America, hoping for the apocalypse. In a more perfect world, we could let all these fanatics fight it out amongst themselves, while leaving the saner people alone. But since we cannot do that, we must do everything that we can to save the world by defeating this kind of religious fundamentalism, wherever we find it.

    from the article: U.S.-Israel tensions ignite 'war of words' among Israel lobbies
    First published 17:44 17.03.10 | Last updated 06:02 18.03.10
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