"In the world of theatre, the courageous decision is to perform in Ariel." - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Devora
    • 29.08.10 | 12:49 (IDT)

    What courage does it take to ignore the right-wing principles of a group of fanatical settlers who believe they have a G-d written right to land which does not belong to them. We are living in the 21st century - not in biblical times. Israel has every right to be proud of her achievements and for defending her people. For the sake of peace and for the survival of Israel we must respect the right to defend ourselves -but not by trampling over other people, ejecting them from their homes or treating them like dirt. I don't believe for a moment that that is G-d's desire. Israel has much to be proud of but much to be ashamed of too. We can be strong but on no account should we lose our humanity. That is exactly what our enemies want.

    from the article: Puppet theater
    First published 00:56 29.08.10 | Last updated 00:56 29.08.10
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