How can you not understand, Eldad, why it is just fine that 18% of the population of Israel is Arab, but the biblical homeland of the Jewish people in Judea and Samaria - if many of your critics on the Left have their way - must become Judenrein? It all has to do, of course, with who the Jews are. Only in the state of Jews are religious Jews treated as pariahs, whose settlement communities must be stifled. How sad: once upon a time, Zionist "settlers" were national heroes. But they were, of course, secular. Jerry
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