He is Jeremiah and Ezekiel speaking boldly to his people that the only thing which can dignifies them is goodness and kindness. Once these are lost, there is nothing to distinguish them from any other group, esp. those they spurn. As Ezekiel says in exasperation at the self-righteous, blinded xenophobes of his own, "Your mother was a Hittite and your father was an Amorite." Gideon Levy decries cruelty & stands up against tyranny & oppression. The editors of Haaretz are forever blessed for publishing him unabashed. May it always be so.
UN agency warns school may be delayed for Palestinian refugees due to lack of funding (AP)
from the article: Apartheid without shame or guilt