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    • Zvi Bleier
    • 15.02.12 | 16:30 (IST)

    Extreme on both sides, when use simple populist slogans, distort the real problems that Israel has. America is a better country because of it's multy cultural ism, it is not a segregated society like Israel is. Jews and Arabs in Israel, living a mile apart physically, and thousands of miles apart culturally. Israelis at large do not speak Arabic, their children do not go to school with Arabs, and Jews and Arabs for the most part do not live in the same neighborhoods. This is not the case in the US, freedom of religion and separation of church and state is a fundamental different between the two countries, apart from size,,. It is a sad situation that the extreme right in Israel use religious propaganda to control the masses, The only solution for Israel is to fined security through peace, and this will only come if some "secret cows" will be killed.

    from the article: Israel's severe right wing syndrome
    First published 15:16 15.02.12 | Last updated 15:16 15.02.12
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