Israel is the only democracy in the middle east - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
  • p.TextOutput { R static java.lang.String p.mt = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; R static java.lang.String p.publicInterfaces = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValued'; R static java.lang.String p.beanClass = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; RW java.lang.String value = '3'; R transient java.lang.Object _data = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.NumberInputPolicy'; },ModelStore=com.polopoly.model.ModelStoreInMap p.TextOutput { R static java.lang.String p.mt = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; R static java.lang.String p.publicInterfaces = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValued'; R static java.lang.String p.beanClass = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; RW java.lang.String value = '0'; R transient java.lang.Object _data = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.NumberInputPolicy'; },ModelStore=com.polopoly.model.ModelStoreInMap
    • Kaska
    • 31.01.11 | 06:54 (IST)

    Israel might be the only democracy in the middle east. It is also the number one supporter of middle eastern dictatorships. In my opinion, they should use this opportunity to show the arabs they truly believe in democracy. Support the arabs now and you might have a pleasent surprise in the future. By supporting Mubarak, Israel is convincing egyptians that it is "evil".

    from the article: Israel urges world to curb criticism of Egypt's Mubarak
    First published 02:18 31.01.11 | Last updated 02:18 31.01.11
Haaretz Headlines
Iraqi security gather on the eastern fringes of Ramadi, Iraq, February 8, 2016.
Iraq says fully recaptured Ramadi from ISIS

Thousands of improvised explosive devices remain in the war-torn Iraqi city.

15:20 09.02.16 | 0 comments
Sheldon Adelson.
In surprise claim, court hears Sheldon Adelson doesn’t own Israel Hayom paper

Casino magnate has long been presented as the freebie daily’s owner. In fact, it’s owned by one of his relatives, attorney says.

09:45 09.02.16 | 0 comments
Senator Bernie Sanders, an independent from Vermont and 2016 Democratic presidential candidate.
Bernie Sanders’ Israeli cousin: He's an honest politician, I'm 100% behind him

While old-timers at Kibbutz Sha’ar Ha’amakim in northern Israel are racking their brains to recall Bernie Sanders from a volunteer stint in the 1960s, Haaretz tracked down a first cousin of the Democratic presidential hopeful at a moshav in the Negev.

16:22 09.02.16 | 0 comments
Clinton takes the stage at a campaign rally in Manchester, New Hampshire, February 8, 2016.

American women aren't voting for Hillary Clinton? Seriously?

African Americans gave Barack Obama 95 percent of their vote, but Clinton's 'natural' constituency seems to be otherwise engaged.