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    • 14.11.12 | 21:23 (IST)

    The right to vote is one of basic fundamentals of a democracy, and should not be dependent upon anything. Once we start deciding that there are some cases where a citizen loses the right to vote, we are on a slippery slope to denying it of many other sub sections of society. That, in turn, is the beginning of the end of a society.

    from the article: Israeli citizens abroad don't need to vote, they're absent for a reason
    First published 01:54 20.04.12 | Last updated 01:54 20.04.12
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