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    • palestinian
    • 13.11.09 | 20:19 (IST)

    I don't quite understand where the americans are coming from when they refer to israel as the "jewish state of israel". that statement in itself is very racist and far from reality. american statements need to be clarified to reflect the realities on the ground. more than 30% of israeli citizens are not jews. where is the real change that obama talked about so much in his campaign? as a palestinian, i haven't seen it yet?

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