So, when will we see "a stable democracy established" in Israel? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Barka
    • 16.05.11 | 14:49 (IDT)

    Instead of a system that knows some 6 different classes of citizenship and rights, starting with Israeli Jew at the top and Gaza resident at the bottom? " The lessons of eastern Europe show that in the absence of a tradition of civil society and pluralism, the old despotism may be replaced by another form of authoritarian regime, as has happened in Russia and Ukraine, not to mention the Central Asian republics." Grim prospects indeed

    from the article: The future of the Arab uprisings is looking grim
    First published 02:39 16.05.11 | Last updated 02:39 16.05.11
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