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    • potobac
    • 12.07.13 | 22:33 (IDT)

    Yet another example of hiding behind the holocaust. The fact that so many people were killed has nothing to do with whether a country has the right to pass such legislation. Poland (and every other country) has the right to pass animal cruelty laws. The fact that these laws cause a problem because they conflict with rules made up in ancient times does not mean those laws are not valid. Perhaps a more valid question would be why you insist on maintaining such primitive practices.

    from the article: Poland's parliament votes to uphold ban on kosher slaughterhouses
    First published 19:41 12.07.13 | Last updated 19:41 12.07.13
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