Ben Gurion once stated Israel would be judged by how it treats the Arabs. For whatever reason, the settler movement within the West Bank has taken a direction that has negated much of the early efforts towards reconciliaton and peace. It has promulgated practices that have heightened security vulnerabilities and fears. If we are to be a democratic nation, we must move in the direction of justice rather than a narrow nationalism that denies all of Israel's errors, excesses and transgressions. Truth should be the foundation for Israel's survival.
IDF strikes Gaza targets in response to rocket fire (Haaretz)
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