identity, identity, identity.... - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • christoph
    • 14.10.09 | 15:26 (IST)

    I wonder what all those organs like Haaretz, liberal scholars etc. have been doing if the news from Israel become more hideous every week. Identity! If you have no economic problems anymore, you can think about developping a cruel identity like those male Israeli politicians. Yishai was one of the protagonists doing homophobic statements and behold: This year two gays have been killed in Tel Aviv, others wounded. We're waiting for the moment when Israelis will begin slaughtering foreign children. But no, you are soooo decent and Netanyahu is your great protector against the evil and inimical world. Even if there was no humane traits left in you anymore, if you could have positive feelings only for Jews (after checking their whole line of ancestry of course), you'd still be proud of your unique identity which you'd go on to defend against any "liberal" (or worse: "leftist") criticism. It's still better to burn hundreds of Torah rolls than to deport a single innocent foreign child.

    from the article: Yishai: Deporting foreign children preserves Israel's Jewish identity
    First published 02:38 14.10.09 | Last updated 04:07 14.10.09
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