Its not possible to treat enemies the same way you treat friends - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Joe
    • 29.03.07 | 03:22 (IST)

    Joe1: "When nations treat Jews well, then we`ll know humans have evolved". Joe2: "When Jews treat all nations well, then MOSIACH is coming". You seem to suggest non-Jewish nations have no free will? God blesses nations that bless the Jewish nation. Nations are free to be friends or enemies with Jews. True, Jews are obligated to treat non-Jews well. But! Its not possible to treat enemies the same way you treat friends. If you give your life for your friends, they value your sacrifice, sacrifice for others, and the world becomes a better place. If you give your life for your enemy, the enemy interprets it as weakness. The enemy becomes stronger and more malignant, and the world becomes a worse place. FRIENDSHIP MUST BE MUTUAL! Friendship requires the free will of each friend to be a friend.

    from the article: After Rice / Creeping back to the unilateral
    First published 00:00 28.03.07 | Last updated 00:00 28.03.07
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