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    • Esther
    • 05.08.07 | 15:36 (IDT)

    The Gaza settlers hogged a beautiful strip of occupied territory. If they were indeed "maximizing its meager resources" it was on the backs of meagrely-paid Palestinian laborers and with disproportionate government subsidies. The IDF provided them with round-the-clock re-inforced protection. If they do have the blessing of many children, they did not have the same financial constraints that regular middle-class parents in Israel proper experience. Yes, we understand their complaints, but do not condone them.

    from the article: The never-ending evacuation
    First published 00:00 05.08.07 | Last updated 00:00 05.08.07
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