Neither ritual terrorism, nor color - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • 26.04.10 | 21:46 (IDT)

    "These are people who speak in a new spiritual language, that of ritual terrorism." There is nothing new about this spiritual language and, no, I'm not going back in distant history here. I personally came face to face with them during a rally to welcome a refusenik more than 20 years ago during which they shoved, prodded and threatened anyone who objected to having their view obstructed by them. I had never encountered Jews like that, let alone with beards and kipot. They are simply thugs. It is no more complicated than that. They have found a political cause as an outlet for their aggression, but at core, they are violent thugs. They should not be lumped together with "hardalim" or religious Zionists (some of whom could qualify as ritual terrorists). And is it Obama's colour or is it his middle name? How often have you heard him scornfully referred to as Hussein?

    from the article: Ritual terrorism: Hating Obama as a new form of religion
    First published 14:48 26.04.10 | Last updated 23:04 26.04.10
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