Is Israel racist? Let's compare to Apartheid - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Logan
    • 09.05.10 | 03:04 (IDT)

    In SA back then: blacks not allowed to vote; separate restaurants, parks, toilets, neighborhoods; no political power; education and health care deplorable compared to whites; relegated to third class citizens. In Israel back then and now: People evicted from their homes and not allowed to return because they are not Jewish; Jews from anywhere in the world can settle in Israel with automatic citizenship while Palestinians languish in camps; Israel continues to steal land esp. in E. Jerusalem; government funding in education, infrastructure, agriculture, etc. much more for Israeli Jews. While in some respects South Africa and Israel carried out their racist ways differently, it's ALL racism.

    from the article: A Jewish lens on South African apartheid
    First published 12:12 06.05.10 | Last updated 12:12 06.05.10
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