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    • Marc Trius
    • 17.06.12 | 05:14 (IDT)

    Objecting is one thing, a pogrom is another. I might civilly disagree with your objection, but there's going to be nothing civil to my disagreement with your pogrom. You should check your numbers too, if you're talking about just Tel Aviv and NY; the number of undocumented immigrants in the whole (the 300 in your calculation) US is close to 20 million. Still not a lot of burning houses.. Another thing: a Rabbi's job is to advise his people on matters of the Torah. The Torah says: "You shall love the stranger, for you were once strangers in the land of Egypt." (Deuteronomy 10:19) and I shall add: we were economic migrants, fleeing a famine. So yes, a Rabbi would scold, if he knew his job.

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