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    • seth
    • 29.09.09 | 14:49 (IST)

    I wish we had learned of the ethnic cleansing of the native americans in my country when i was younger. It would have made me realize at an earlier age just how the few can take a religion and pervert it to wipe out an entire ethnicity. White american settler mistakenly thought that America was for the settlers as the settlers in israel mistakenly think that God could be so close minded as to allocate a part of the world to just one people. It would do Israel good to have some introspection and teach the true history of its founding instead of that, "made the desert bloom" stuff.

    from the article: Despite everything, one truth
    First published 01:27 29.09.09 | Last updated 08:37 29.09.09
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