Resending this to No. 54 - Validating racism - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Marlene N.
    • 28.03.06 | 12:55 (IST)

    I already replied but it wasn't posted...but to make it short...I never denied racism does not exist, but I never saw it as it is ingrained in Israeli society and reflected through Israel's laws and policies. I do not want to be a person who is granted special rights based on criteria which applies to my ethnicity or religion but which strips another person of all his rights, even his most basic human rights. Nothing can ever justify doing that on any grounds. If it does, then you have simply validated racism as it exists anywhere, and this applies to all of you who make your excuses and justifications for such horrific oppression.

    from the article: Maze of checkpoints separates sisters
    First published 00:00 27.03.06 | Last updated 00:00 27.03.06
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