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    • David
    • 25.10.12 | 03:24 (IST)

    What could we say to such a hateful ideology... OK public opinion is not healthy at the moment, and there are problems too for Arabs but take a look at what is good : Arabs vote, they have parties in the parliament, arabic is official language like hebrew is, etc. When there is racism in Israel, you say this is apartheid... I live in France where I can hear hate against Arabs too, I meet people who vote for the far right, they hate foreigners, but you will never say that Arabs are systematically oppressed in Paris, that their rights are denied, etc. France and Israel are not paradise, sorry, but they are democracies. People like you love to think that when something is black in Israel, it means Israel is hell. You live in a stupid mind. Open your eyes and try to see reality : you'll see this is not like you want it to be...

    from the article: The psychology of Israel’s declining democracy
    First published 10:41 24.10.12 | Last updated 10:41 24.10.12
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