If it's such a big deal, why doesn't Israel change its name to The Jewish Republic of Israel and boycott any country that refuses to recognise it under that name? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Michael UK
    • 19.09.11 | 10:38 (IDT)

    Israel's trouble is that it wants to have its cake and eat it. It wants ti be an ethnocracy excluding goys from the core of its life, but it also wants to pretend to be a western-type democracy. So my advice would be, 'change your name from israel to The Jewish Republic of Israel and insist that everyone always calls you that all the time, accuse anyone who doesn't of anti-semitism and refuse to talk to them, and then see how that goes down in the west.' Should be interesting. At least then you'd be a proper ethnocracy, not a crypto-ethnocracy pretending to be a western democracy like now.

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    First published 10:26 19.09.11 | Last updated 10:26 19.09.11
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