It is not a very ethical position - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Billclock
    • 08.01.14 | 00:23 (IST)

    I am certainly not alone in pointing out how ethically tainted it is to acknowledge Israel as a Jewish State, since that automatically declares the minority population as something less than equal. Surely Israel is a homeland for world Jewry, a place welcoming to Jews from all over, but the Jewish State designation does much more and makes fair minded people wince. Surely the suffering of the Palestinians under occupation of their lands deserves greater recognition than this slap in the face. Beware Kerry! It will not play well on your celestial resume.

    from the article: Kerry asks Saudis, Jordan to support Palestinian recognition of Israel as Jewish state
    First published 23:07 07.01.14 | Last updated 23:07 07.01.14
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