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    • Aharon Eviatar
    • 18.12.13 | 22:31 (IST)

    The bottom line of what the rabbi argues is that liberal democracy and freedom of individuals to make their own choices is a calamity. It is a sad truth that organized religions have a hard time with the values of the French Revolution. As a member of a Reform congregation in Israel and a firm adherent of liberal democracy, I find his views abhorrent.

    from the article: Why non-Orthodox Judaism is a disaster for Israel
    First published 12:43 11.12.13 | Last updated 12:43 11.12.13
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