Growing gap between the protected and the unprotected - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Reuven Rand
    • 13.06.05 | 17:47 (IDT)

    Wow, It is incredible that a reporter can be so naive. Protecting politians is extremely important. Surely protecting civilians is also important. But a terrorist is much more willing to murder a politician, because it has more of an impact. Let us put it this way: Suppose we just give a bulletproof vest to the politicians, but absolutely nothing else in the way of protection; no bodyguards, no amour, no bulletproof car. Obviously, before long, politician after politician will be murdered. Soon enough, all of the politicians will be dead. Then who will run the public affairs? Certainly, no one else will be applying for a job as a politician. Ah! TOTAL CHAOS! Really, Gideon Levy, wake up to reality...

    from the article: The growing gap between the protected and the unprotected
    First published 00:00 12.06.05 | Last updated 00:00 12.06.05
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