Slowly but surely Israel is in the academic field is turning back the clock. The right has taken over the political stage, and now it's trying to usurp the academic one. That Israel as a Jewish state has a religious presence was inevitable, but when you consider its first president was a world renowned scientist, and that in many scientific fields we are up there with the big boys. It's frightening that politics and religion are attempting to drag as back into the middle ages. This must be stopped. or we will end up as a non-democratic state, with no enlightenment, and religion rules, and those who do not comply will be punished.
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