Socialist talk can't cover unearned riches, sense of entitlement - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Raymond in DC
    • 19.10.09 | 17:35 (IST)

    Did Barak make his riches by creating a business or inventing some wiz-bang technology? No. He made it by parleying his political connections. He risked nothing. It was protektzia writ large. The notion that "he contributed much, thus he deserves much" is laughable.

    from the article: Israel's Napoleon: Ehud Barak's lavish lifestyle under scrutiny in Israeli media
    First published 14:56 19.10.09 | Last updated 22:40 19.10.09
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