Hugely important and correct article. From the days when Arab rejectionism was the problem, times have changed and it's now Jewish rejectionism and ethnocratic fantasies, all backed unquestionignly by Washington politicians, that are the problem. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Michael UK
    • 14.12.11 | 15:02 (IST)

    People on here think I'm anti-Israel but I'm not. I've been to Israel and liked the secular, tolerant, pluarlist side of it that I know exists even in Bibi's Israel. I've said repeatedly on here that Israel could be a huge asset to the Middle East and the world, as a mix of the best of Jewish and the best of Arab culture. I've also said repeatedly that, to be safe, Israel needs to reach out to its neighbours and form bonds with them. A basic start would be to use Israel's Arabs as a bridge to the neighbours allowing intermarriage and free travel etc.

    from the article: Mideast can accept Israel if Netanyahu will let it
    First published 14:27 14.12.11 | Last updated 14:27 14.12.11
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