Religions do not have homelands - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • R.Ross
    • 24.02.11 | 19:28 (IST)

    Except religions do not make a people, a nation, a race or a homeland. At the time some followers of the Jewish religion lived in Canaan or Palestine so did countless others who followed other religions. Religion does not confer rights. Never did and never will. The Romans built temples in Britain and founded London but they have no rights even if they could scrape together a few followers of the Minerva religion. Religion does not have any credibility in any court of law in the civilized world. If it did the Christians would have Palestine and the Jews would have a bit of Egypt or Iraq.

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    First published 13:40 24.02.11 | Last updated 13:40 24.02.11
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