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    • Elmer
    • 06.11.09 | 22:00 (IST)

    I'm trying to think of a quick example. Suppose someone is told he has body odor. He replies, 'Well,I don't smell as bad as a skunk!' Is that a defense? (I could have found a better example, but you get my drift.) That is what some of you do by finger-pointing and name calling. You do Israel a disservice. Referencing something I said earlier: The US has gotten itself all caught up in its underwear in regards to race. Sooner or later, we will correct it. Israel has gotten itself all caught up in its underwear in regards to religion. Sooner or later, it will correct it. Both are good countries, but denying we have any shortcomings will delay improvement.

    from the article: U.S. State Department: Israel is not a tolerant society
    First published 01:18 06.11.09 | Last updated 07:24 06.11.09
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