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    • Sara M
    • 28.09.09 | 09:00 (IST)

    Mr Strengo has made an intelligent and rational argument. I agree with him wholeheartedly! But as several respondents have pointed out, we are then left with the problem of how to ensure that Israel remains a Jewish state, i.e., the state of the Jews. If we are able to thrash out the question of what makes a Jew a Jew and what makes a Jewish state a Jewish state, the way will be clear for separation of religion and state in Israel. Dare we hope?

    from the article: Why Israel must become a secular state: a thought for Yom Kippur 5770
    First published 16:53 27.09.09 | Last updated 16:11 13.11.09
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