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    • Alterman
    • 24.03.11 | 11:41 (IST)

    ..should the ordinary citizen care about these bills? 35-20, at 2.45 A.M? Rushing and pushing it through before the Passover recess? Oh, darling - this is democracy. Trivial procedures that leads to repression.....only three members of Kadima present? The message from the self-righteous Tzipi Livni must therefore be: these bills are not important and not dangerous. Well, that means that Livni is in opposition against Haaretz, but an accomplice to the government. Shame.

    from the article: Knesset passes two bills slammed as discriminatory by rights groups
    First published 02:53 24.03.11 | Last updated 02:53 24.03.11
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