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    • Rick Abrams
    • 05.09.11 | 22:33 (IDT)

    From my far-away perspective in Beverly Hills, I have only my young Israeli friends on whom to rely. They said they left Israel, not because of the Arabs, but due to the corruption which made it impossible to get ahead. "Power tends to corrupt and absolute power tends to corrupt absolutely." (Lord Acton) To extent there is corruption, I would think ending it would improve everything. The biggest bonus to ending corruption is that people can then work together without fear of being ripped off. Don't look to the USA for leadership -- we are mired in corruption from the lowest of the low to the highest of the high.

    from the article: Mofaz’s political career is over
    First published 01:09 18.07.12 | Last updated 01:09 18.07.12
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