...then he is anti-semitic. Theocratic governments are run by those who believe they are divinely guided (i.e, most Arab states). You cannot separate the religion from the nation in a theocracy. Therefore, Waters is anti-Jewish as well as anti-Israel. The fact is, Israel is a pluralistic, democratic state. It does not derive its power from a religion. The religious institutions get their power from the state.
- 10:41 PM
from the article: Roger Waters: I'm not anti-Semitic, I'm anti-apartheid