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    • Daniel
    • 29.04.07 | 12:51 (IDT)

    That a Rabbi cannot be Israeli President, for the argument that this country is a secular state is a pure expression of inverted prejudice. Israel is a multi-cultural nation with many shades of Jewish cultural and religious expression. Why on earth can't a Rabbi represent the people on at least one of the Presidency's tenure? Don't religious Orthodox Jews represent a cross-section of the nation?

    from the article: Rabbi Lau is unworthy
    First published 00:00 29.04.07 | Last updated 00:00 29.04.07
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