If Jews had democracy, "Disengagement" wouldn't have happened - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Chaim
    • 30.05.07 | 20:33 (IDT)

    Labour candidate Avram Mitznah's policy was to destroy Gush Katif and evacuate Jews from Gaza. Ariel Sharon ran on the promise not to do so. Ariel Sharon won a landslide. Than he proceeded to destroy Gush Katif and evacuate Jews from Gaza. He acted in exact opposition to his democratic mandate. Ariel Sharon put "Disengagement" to a vote in Likud. Likud rejected it. In a democracy it would have been finished. Many Jews, who opposed "Disengagement" suffered brutal suppression. Democracy for Jews? Laor is joking, right? If Jews had democracy, "Disengagement" never would have happened.

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    First published 00:00 30.05.07 | Last updated 00:00 30.05.07
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