Israel is not a democracy. It is not even a close call. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Natallie Durson
    • 18.07.10 | 18:36 (IDT)

    The Jews have the large majority in Israel. They have passed laws and enacted policies which insure that they will remain in the majority forever. This is not a thing that can be done in a democracy. Now the Jews of Israel, who have taken these steps to insure that the sate is theirs alone would make a law requiring the minorities to swear fealty to them. Now we have passed far beyond the line where democracy ends and facism begins. Now it is just a matter of playing with the wording a bit to make it more palatable to the international set and there we have it. A facist state passing for a democracy and nobody notices. Well, maybe the Palestinians may notice, but nobody listens to them anyway.

    from the article: Loyalty to the state is enough
    First published 01:47 18.07.10 | Last updated 01:47 18.07.10
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