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    • David Singer
    • 11.12.12 | 02:00 (IST)

    Amira Hass has surely overstepped the mark on this occasion. Respect for the rule of law - not denigration of the Court or any of its Judges when you don't agree with its decisions - should be the guiding principle for both Jews and Arabs. Equal treatment before the law for both should be the goal at all times. If it is illegal for Jews to build unauthorised structures so should it be for Arabs to do likewise. Amira apparently wants one rule for Jews and another for Arabs. The court is apparently not prepared to accede to that view - and neither should it.

    from the article: 'You have to demolish them while they're small'
    First published 04:14 10.12.12 | Last updated 04:14 10.12.12
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