Moses, Man of the Mountain - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Dina
    • 23.06.10 | 15:59 (IDT)

    "After Moses has led the Israelites to Canaan, he seems to question the wisdom of any people's dependence on a single leader, or deliverer, concluding that, 'No man may make another free. Freedom was something internal.... All you can do was to give the opportunity for freedom and the man himself must make his own emancipation.'" Deborah E. McDowell's Introduction to Zora Neale Hurston's _Moses, Man of the Mountan_

    from the article: A Special Place in Hell / Wanted: Two mad martyrs, to make a Mideast peace
    First published 14:22 21.06.10 | Last updated 14:22 21.06.10
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