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    • Norman Pressman
    • 21.11.11 | 16:32 (IST)

    I've been to Israel 9 times-the first tiem in 1961. I support Israeli charties-I defend Israel in wrting and among my social friends. I don't believe Israel is becoming Iran but I do believe its becoming a country dominated by religious fanatics. I'd like some of the frum readers to explain why I should continue caring about Israel? And further why should unemployed gentile "Joe Sixpack" in Omaha want his tax money used to subsidize such a country? Frankly I'm worried about the secular friends I have in Israel who are beign marginallized and are hosting these parasites.

    from the article: Ultra-Orthodox pressure may keep woman off Israel's rabbinic committee
    First published 00:44 21.11.11 | Last updated 00:44 21.11.11
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