"Ignorance is not bliss." - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • ThatDude
    • 11.03.13 | 08:28 (IST)

    I understand your offense to this article, but there is actually nothing remotely anti-Semitic about it. I would say it's slightly anti-religious because it asserts the bible is not a historical document, but seeing as the bible claims that bats lay eggs and all the animals on earth fit on one boat, I'm gonna go ahead and agree with the author. The bible is not a historical document and unless there is objective evidence to show otherwise, I'm going to believe the archaeological evidence that shows no evidence to Jews being enslaved in Egypt. In fact, all the archaeological evidence unearthed from sites around the pyramids shows that the workers were paid laborers and not slaves.

    from the article: Were Jews ever really slaves in Egypt, or is Passover a myth?
    First published 20:11 26.03.12 | Last updated 20:11 26.03.12
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