there is a big difference between the events in europe many years ago and present situation in the middle east. the europeans have changed, the arabs haven't. you don't have to repeat other people's mistakes, worse - massacres, to arrive to the sobriety point. even more importantly, we can't simply rely on the baseless hopes that the savages around us will suddenly become peaceful. hope and peaceful songs alone won't do us any good.
Ofir Akunis officially replaces Danny Danon as minister of science, technology, and space (Haaretz)
from the article: The irony of tut-tutting 'Arab nature’