Of course its apartheid - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • antoine
    • 30.12.09 | 10:20 (IST)

    Of course ,it is apartheid--when laws,practices and policies have different application depending on ethnic or religious background that's apartheid.Of course there are different forms of apartheid --the South African form was one and the Israeli form is another. "Apartheid" of course means separation and that's precisely the goal and aim of Israeli policy vis a vis the Palestinians . This is openly stated in Israel: "the demographic problem ",the separate roads ,the different land-owning rights of Jews and Palestinians,the separate schools ,etc etc --every day Haaretz articles openly discuss how much racism is permissable and this without apology. If it looks like a duck, walks like a duck and quacks like a duck ,its generally a duck .

    from the article: 28 kilometers of distilled apartheid
    First published 01:28 30.12.09 | Last updated 04:12 31.12.09
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