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    • Ben Israel
    • 13.04.05 | 12:55 (IDT)

    Sharon, like all the other leaders of the Middle East and some other leaders of Israel, has only contempt for his own people, whom he views simply as his servants. Sharon's real pals whom he respects are people like Bush, Blair and the other members of the "great World leaders club". Leaders who truly identify with their own people, like Moshe Rabbenu (Moses), and l'havdil, Abraham Lincoln and Winston Churchill are unfortunately rare. Sharon and the other members of Israel's oligarchy simply view the country as their "plantation" and the citizens as "their workers". When are the people of Israel going to chuck out these failures and put into power someone who really cares about them?

    from the article: What Sharon forgot to tell the Jews
    First published 00:00 13.04.05 | Last updated 00:00 13.04.05
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