I willl feel obliged to vote - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Michael
    • 10.02.10 | 13:26 (IST)

    1) With all the militant expats getting the right to vote - what is next? Even more militant Diaspora Jews getting to votes too, probably through filling a web form; I can only fill my duty and try to cast my vote to counterbalance them by voting the democratic left. 2) By leaving Israel but choosing the mad racists to govern those who remain - it is "realy doing what is hateful to you onto others", i.e. going against Rabbi Hillel's summary of Judaism.

    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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