Of course it is all about religion.... - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • R.Ross
    • 22.07.13 | 12:07 (IDT)

    The Jews are not a people, except in a religious sense. Most Jews do not live in Israel, never did, never wanted to and never will. Jews, like most religions, comprise all races and hundreds of nationalities. As do Israelis. A quarter of Israelis are not Jewish anyway so a Jewish state, beyond being backward and out of place in a modern democratic world, is religious racism, pure and simple. The world would not tolerate racism based on colour in South Africa and it will not tolerate it based on religion in Israel. More to the point it will not tolerate continued occupation, colonisation and apartheid.

    from the article: Prominent filmmaker boycotts Haifa festival to protest Israeli 'apartheid'
    First published 14:52 21.07.13 | Last updated 12:00 21.07.13
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