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    • Tony Price, New Zealand
    • 04.08.13 | 04:06 (IDT)

    For most of history, the Jewish population was a small percentage - about 3 - of the population, but the numbers rose rapidly in the early 1900s, and as always happens - in every colonised nation in the world - the huge influx causes resentment, and violence erupts. Most of the Jews were from Europe, so had different education, life-style, and perhaps money, so check out the reasons behind the Hebron massacre; now also don't forget the massacres of Deir Yassin, Sabra and Shatila, which were all carried out under Jewish control.

    from the article: Why a 'Palestinian Gandhi' has never emerged - and probably never will
    First published 02:19 15.07.13 | Last updated 14:19 14.07.13
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