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    • Arthur
    • 07.12.10 | 13:51 (IST)

    are close allies, can also differ "fundamentally" (no pun intended) on specific basic issues. To wit: In the US, the rabbis action would be loudly condemned from ALL quarters--including the government's--while in Israel, on the other hand, it is merely a subject for public DEBATE. (And what--if anything--that portends--I'll leave for those wiser than I am--which is pretty much everyone.)

    from the article: Top rabbis move to forbid renting homes to Arabs, say 'racism originated in the Torah'
    First published 13:04 07.12.10 | Last updated 13:04 07.12.10
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