Gideon , one thing for sure... - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Dutch
    • 23.03.10 | 09:56 (IST)

    Those so called Israeli settlers are in the immortal words of T.S. Eliot where they ought not to be... And indeed, I will take this one step or two steps further and say all those beyond the 1947 partition line are in the same category also. I can't see how a people like the Jews in 1948 could declare independence in Palestine when the very word independence suggest owner-ship. Yet as we all know before 1947 many of the carpet baggers didn't own a patch of land in Palestine before 1947. Thus that makes this whole perception of a Jewish homeland and your nationalism a farce. Do people get that over there as this whole is- sue is opening before our eyes today in the states and there is no way anyone I know is ac-cepting Israel's right to exist under such a falsehood. The truth must come out... Dutch

    from the article: U.S. tough love is the kind Israel needs
    First published 04:56 18.03.10 | Last updated 10:52 18.03.10
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