some of the messages here are despicable - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
  • p.TextOutput { R static java.lang.String p.mt = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; R static java.lang.String p.publicInterfaces = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValued'; R static java.lang.String p.beanClass = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; RW java.lang.String value = '0'; R transient java.lang.Object _data = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.NumberInputPolicy'; },ModelStore=com.polopoly.model.ModelStoreInMap p.TextOutput { R static java.lang.String p.mt = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; R static java.lang.String p.publicInterfaces = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValued'; R static java.lang.String p.beanClass = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; RW java.lang.String value = '0'; R transient java.lang.Object _data = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.NumberInputPolicy'; },ModelStore=com.polopoly.model.ModelStoreInMap
    • Vitaliy
    • 02.02.07 | 10:01 (IST)

    Israel's problems are not caused by the Russians. Israel's problems are caused by the fact that it is a huge shtetl. Look at the government cliques, closed-minded communities, corruption, even among rabbis (Sefardi rabbi's sons abducting a guy who liked the rabbi's daughter and beating him up). It's the whole culture of "not-being-a-frier"! Making sure that you steal more than others, and who cares about the country? Russians are overall good for Israel - they fight in the army (instead of the many haredim), they bring up the amount of academics, chess masters (Beer Sheva right now has the highest amount of grandmasters in one city, because of Russian immigrants). Some of them provide money for charitable causes. As for American Jews not being let in if 10 million will need to immigrate - that just makes me question whether these semi-Jews should have been providing money to fix up the North after Lebanese war. If you are ungrateful - why bother? Some other country can take us i

    from the article: Entering the age of post-aliyah?
    First published 00:00 01.02.07 | Last updated 00:00 01.02.07
Haaretz Headlines
Illustration: An FBI vehicle
Report: FBI foiled attack on Florida synagogue

Sources say FBI agents prevented the suspect's plans to throw an explosive device over the wall of the synagogue.

09:26 02.05.16 | 0 comments
Police targeting electric bicycle in Tel Aviv, May 1, 2016.

Electric bikes targeted in new Tel Aviv enforcement campaign

First wave of ticketing campaign targets electric bicycles using the sidewalk.

The Arab-Israeli village of Umm al-Fahm.
Five dead after violence in Israeli-Arab community

Arab communities worry over lack of personal safety and trust that police will take action.

01:20 02.05.16 | 1 comments
A Kurdish Peshmerga fighter he takes up position in an area overlooking Baretle village, controlled

Arab failures, Kurdish wins might fix history’s injustices

With the Baghdad government weak and the Kurdish leaders careful, the Kurdish Regional Government in Iraq is a de-facto state.