Racism has spread in Israel at an alarming rate. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Dino
    • 21.10.10 | 11:05 (IST)

    And what is worse? Some of the rabbis are spreading it. At the same time moderate Jews are keeping silent, letting fanatics hijack the country. This story depicts ugliest face of Israel today. While screaming at the supposedly mounstrous theocracy in Iran, Israel is facing monsters at it's heart. Those monsters are racism, xenophobia and separation of sexes in public places. One outburst like this is an accident, two in the same number of days is a pattern. If this continues, democracy will be in tatters and Israel will destroy itself from within.

    from the article: Safed rabbis urge Jews to refrain from renting apartments to Arabs
    First published 01:32 20.10.10 | Last updated 01:32 20.10.10
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