Judiasm is not about being racists - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Mark Jeffery Koch
    • 09.12.10 | 17:00 (IST)

    It is inconceiveable, shameful, and abhorrent that a country that arose from the ashes of the Holocaust would practice racism against another people. Have all the wars and all the terrorism totally sapped the morality and decency of the Israeli people? As an American Jew it sickens me to hear rabbi's condoning discrimination against another race or people. Israel is not only doing whatever it can to become a pariah in the entire world, but with the Disapora as well. Was it that long ago that Israelis were furious when the United Nations passed a resolution that Zionism equals racism? I guess the response from these rabbi's is "yes, it most definitely is."

    from the article: Yad Vashem: Forbidding rental to Arabs is a blow to Jewish values
    First published 13:42 09.12.10 | Last updated 13:42 09.12.10
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