Any news article or opinion however far removed from politics or Palestinians seems to invite a critic who will contort it or anything into an anti-Israel tirade. Language is not dead if it is spoken and in this case by a majority of the country. Most languages are not spoken widely outside their country (all eastern european languages for instance), so your logic fails. Nice bit of trolling though...
Thousands gather in Kuala Lumpur for rally urging Malaysian leader to quit (AP)
from the article: Israeli scholars set out to compile the ultimate Hebrew dictionary