How to unite everyone against you. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Bob
    • 29.03.10 | 22:58 (IDT)

    I've read all the commentary. The extent to which the argument for continued settlements and annexation of East Jerusalem depends on religious concepts doesn't work for me. Sorry. International law must of necessity be a secular matter if only because every religion is a minority in the modern world. The only thing guaranteed to unite everyone else against you is a fundamentalist insistence on holding a monopoly on the truth. The UN invoked state of Israel deserves support on a number of grounds. Fundamentalist interpretations of religious texts is not one of them. This is an excellent article that every Israeli voter should read and understand pretty well represents the rest of the worlds take on the current situation.

    from the article: The plague of darkness has struck modern Israelites
    First published 02:06 29.03.10 | Last updated 10:33 29.03.10
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