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    • A.M
    • 29.04.10 | 09:28 (IDT)

    According to your definitition Nazi Germany was a democracy since Hitler was elected. I am sure you will realize the stupidity of the premise that if the majority believes democracy is to be supressed then the supression of democracy is democratic. Democracy implies the respect of the minority and it's right to express their view. When a majority adops an anti democratic decision this is fascism. But you are de facto comparing Israel with 1933 Germany. We are not yet there but with people like you we will.

    from the article: Israel's tyranny of the majority is dangerous
    First published 01:50 29.04.10 | Last updated 06:52 29.04.10
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