The Crusades with hundreds of thousands of murders, Genghis Khan and his rampaging hordes who murdered across continents, World Wars I and II with tens of millions of deaths, destruction of other civilizations by Moslem invaders, Stalin's Gulag with more millions of deaths, Cambodia's killing fields with 2 million murders, etc. etc. etc. All these were the works of politicians. Jewish sages had nothing to do with these. Need I say more?
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from the article: How great are the words of the sages?