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    • Justaguy
    • 07.09.09 | 17:17 (IDT)

    Joshua wrote: "I`m a Jew, and an Israeli, and even I must admit I have NEVER heard of anything funnier...." Except it isn't funny. All it does is spectacularly play into the anti-semitic idea that jews are greedy, ungenuine people, and see everyone else as stupid proles who can be hoodwinked with the most obvious chicanery. Israel would be better off simply annexing whatever lands it wants and saying flatly and boldly that they are the spoils of war, period, and having it out with whomever on those grounds. Instead it's endless game-playing and the world's perception of jews goes from seeing them as innocent historical victims to perceiving them as fundamentally deceitful people. This is not smart from any perspective other than that of the settlers. How long will world jewry allow them to speak and act in their name? In fact I fear for world jewry if this kind of thing goes on much longer.

    from the article: Palestinians: Israel vow to halt settlements is void
    First published 13:04 07.09.09 | Last updated 22:16 07.09.09
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