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    • JP
    • 15.05.11 | 10:10 (IDT)

    "You dont like the situation then go and live in another country." - That's not exactly how Western democracy is defined. If you don't like the situation in a democracy, you try and change it. If the democratic channels are blocked - e.g. because you live in a legal limbo like the Toshavei Yerushalayim - you demonstrate on the streets. In the Middle East like anywhere else.

    from the article: Palestinian protesters clash with Israeli forces on Nakba Day
    First published 08:38 15.05.11 | Last updated 08:38 15.05.11
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