It hurts Levy to see Israel's vibrant democracy in action - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Jonathan Danilowitz
    • 29.05.11 | 09:50 (IDT)

    Israel, the Middle East's only democracy, has a vibrant Knesset (parliament) composed of several parties. The fact that some are offshoots of Likud only proves that we are not all "Yes-Men" (and women). Democracy works here! The lively parliamentary debates are proof. The fact that poor Gideon Levy hates it that he is proved wrong (again) - most people thought the Prime Minister spoke well - well, he can always pour out his anger in yet another op-ed article. After all this is a democracy, with freedom of speech. Let him try that in Egypt or Morocco or or or ...

    from the article: One people, one party
    First published 01:19 29.05.11 | Last updated 01:19 29.05.11
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