"We have the most unequal society among western nations." How can Israel be a "western nation" when it is smack dab in the Middle East? I have seen this epithet of Israel many, many times. So the israelis really think that they are Westerners. Perhaps this is why Israel is such a failure as a Middle Eastern country.
Suspected assailant in car-ramming attack in West Bank shot (Haaretz)
from the article: Braverman: Israel should embrace its Arabs, Haredim