Me thinks I found a racist - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Jerusalem Shmuel
    • 11.01.07 | 21:27 (IST)

    I think I smell a racist. If we are running a Democracy here then nobody should have a problem with an Arab Minister. Since I was born in the USA Lieberman's reaction is akin to say Senator Kennedy objecting to a Black cabinet member. Arab Israeli's are Israeli's and they have every right to be part of the political process and become government ministers. I love Israel and want it to remain a Jewish State. I'd also like to see it cleansed of this ugly, disgusting racism. Shmuel

    from the article: Lieberman calls on Peretz to quit over appointment of first Arab minister
    First published 00:00 11.01.07 | Last updated 00:00 11.01.07
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