how nice to be a self congratulating leftist, Mr. Eldar - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • kochmologue
    • 12.10.09 | 19:40 (IST)

    Maybe Mr. Eldar is covered in teflon and has stoppers in his ears. Israel is threatened with annhilation, bombarded with rockets, assaulted with suicide bombers, and it's ennemies are brainwashing the next generation of Palestinians with hate rhetoric. So preach all the fantasy peace you want. The reality on the ground is this: Israel is a vibrant modern society, and the Palestinians who embraced hostility and hate 60 years ago are still languishing in civil war and repressing their own people. I'm embarassed to be a leftist if you think you are one too. I'd rather be alive and realistic.

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    First published 07:16 12.10.09 | Last updated 11:14 12.10.09
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