Yes, it's amazing how vigorously people can cling to and defend senselessness. If it were the other way around and 80% of Jews in Israel were devoutly religious, there would be no relenting in the pursuit of the "greater Israel" dream. The things that make the most sense, like insuring that all people can live in peace, security and freedom from racism, tyranny and oppression are so often prevented by things that make the least sense.
UN: Gaza could be 'uninhabitable' by 2020 if trends continue (AP)
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