Israel fails Democracy 101: Does not handle protests well. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Natallie Durson
    • 02.01.11 | 00:55 (IST)

    Israel has always tried to send a message to protesters. This message was: If you protest, we will kill or maim you. Israel has been true to their promise, but this is throwing red meat to the protesters. Israel's automatic reaction to all adversity is to always use force and more force to make their point. Brains never enter the picture.

    from the article: Police clash with leftists at Tel Aviv rally over Palestinian protester's death
    First published 23:35 01.01.11 | Last updated 23:35 01.01.11
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