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    • zvi gefen
    • 28.12.11 | 19:31 (IST)

    you say that the country would be backwards if governed by the halacha; do you know that most democratic countries main laws are based on the torah, those violent chassidim are not keeping to the rules of the halacha. if the country would keep to true halacha the country would not be backwards in the slightest.

    from the article: Religious extremists threaten democracy in Israel
    First published 01:50 28.12.11 | Last updated 01:50 28.12.11
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