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    • Abe
    • 09.12.05 | 22:33 (IST)

    Kate, What Nazi Germany represents to the Jews is what Israel represents to the Palestinians. Everything is a matter of perception. I do no believe that Israel is equal to Nazi Germany (God's forbid!), but you have to put yourself in the shoes of the Palestinians (even if they are not Ashkenazi!) in order to understand how much they have suffered and how much they will still have to endure until a good jew is Prime Minister of Israel. Think about: house demolitions, checkpoints (6 hours to travel 20 kilometers), collective punishments, no liberty, no freedom, poverty becasue of this terrible occupation, stealing of land, the racist wall, the pregnant women that have died and the ones that are going to die in the future because they do not allow them to pass the checkpoints when they are in labor, the bombing of houses and apartments in order to kill (target assasinate) terrorists when they know that in the process they will kill civilians (did you see what happened to Dichter in the USA today? This is going to happen more often now. You will see, Kate), the closure of cities and towns for days, and other niceties. Kate, help the rest of the world to Free Palestine!!

    from the article: Israel suspends convoy deal; U.S.: Buses must run
    First published 00:00 08.12.05 | Last updated 00:00 08.12.05
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