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    • Byron
    • 07.08.13 | 02:15 (IDT)

    ...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.

    from the article: Roger Waters: I'm not anti-Semitic, I'm anti-apartheid
    First published 15:18 05.08.13 | Last updated 15:18 05.08.13
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