Is it sufficient to have a country called Israel which has a majority Jewish population and is Jewish in spirit regardless of the nature of that country? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • LS
    • 15.11.11 | 12:58 (IST)

    For many Israelis and diaspora Jews that would appear to be the case. Ultimately we Jews who want a different kind of Zionism will probably have to resign ourselves to Israel becoming a country controlled by ultra-nationalists and religious extremists. I doubt whether this "new" Israel will survive, virtually without friends apart from a bankrupt USA which is gradually losing its super-power status. But if that is what Israelis choose as their future, so be it.

    from the article: Israel must topple Netanyahu before it's too late
    First published 03:09 15.11.11 | Last updated 03:09 15.11.11
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