I'll take the votes of true Jews in Diaspora any time - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Jon Lary
    • 09.02.10 | 10:11 (IST)

    I'll take the votes of a "thousand Jews" who love Israel, appreciate our roots in the land and want a Jewish State with Jewish values from New York or Melbourne and who come home when they are able ....even on a visit, above some disgruntled, hack of an Israeli newspaper correspondent who has forgotten his own Jewish roots, who is constantly advocating a multicultural democratic society in Israel and is always looking to stymie anything of true Jewish value in this country. This is a Jewish State for Jewish People and maybe all Jews who want to be involved should also have a say. But i think rights to vote must be coupled with some type of obligations also.

    from the article: If Israel lets ex-pats vote, what's to stop enfranchising all Jews?
    First published 02:15 09.02.10 | Last updated 10:10 09.02.10
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