Gideon Levy, clearly part of the "other half" - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Gili
    • 05.08.07 | 19:37 (IDT)

    The point is that everyone in society should contribute equally to it. You could have 100% of the population contribute a year and a half instead of 50% of the population contributing three years. The point is that no sector of society should be left out to prevent resentment. There is too much of a "me first" attitude going on which is counterproductive. For any country to survive, its citizens have to support the greater collective both physically and socially.

    from the article: Half the people are enough
    First published 00:00 05.08.07 | Last updated 00:00 05.08.07
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