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    • Roni
    • 07.12.09 | 08:15 (IST)

    Every time we give up something, it is like a failure. Why should we accept the haredi diktat on public affairs ? Nobody shall be surprised when they will force us to wear like them ! We should not accept any attempt to undermine the basis of this society and th pluralism inside the jewish people. Their clear attempt is to slowly break the status quo made by Ben Gurion. Jerusalem is a free city, Israel is a free and democratic state. We need a constitution with clear secular borders between public and private affairs.

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