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    • Daniel Davis
    • 22.12.09 | 05:37 (IST)

    1) "Palestinian" is the Romanization of "Philistine" which is an Anglicization of "Palishtiy," which means "immigrant." These folks, terrorist or not, are Arabs, but I find it ironic that they chose to call themselves "immigrant." Why is that? 2) Israel occupying or oppressing these Arabs? Sheesh, they're the ones offering to help these people support themselves and the only thanks they ever get is rockets and bombs and vitriol and anger and slurs. Some of these Moslems saying "Thanks for the help" on occasion can go a long way to extending peace.

    from the article: Gilad Shalit must be released at any cost
    First published 01:52 22.12.09 | Last updated 13:37 22.12.09
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