What non-Israelis need to understand is that Eldad actually believes this nonsense. Such is the depth of the 'victim mentality' that many thousands, if not hundreds of thousands, of settlers and their supporters can convince themselves that they are modern-day defenders of civil rights a la Rosa Parks. Simply arguing with them is not sufficient - since it only reinforces their sense that the 'world is against us'. These people need education, therapy, a long time to reflect in a quiet room back home in New Jersey. Their minds are warped to an extent that is hard to imagine.
Fire in Jerusalem suburb causes severe air pollution (Haaretz)
from the article: Comment / Settlement freeze is like racial segregation in U.S.