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    • Shelley
    • 25.10.12 | 17:08 (IST)

    We Jews are not a bit bothered by commenting on events and politics in every corner of the world. It is only when we comment on Israel that our own leaders ( right wingers , for the most part) accuse us of near treason . How is it that our tikkun olam instincts have to be shut down and suppressed when we think or ( horrors) talk about our concerns ? It is not even a double standard, it really is repression which approaches Soviet madness.

    from the article: Let's abandon the misguided fantasy of mass aliyah from the U.S.
    First published 14:02 25.10.12 | Last updated 14:02 25.10.12
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