Sorry, but Democracy is more than just majority rule. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • HaimR
    • 06.11.11 | 12:14 (IST)

    A true Democracy also protects the basic rights of the minorities within its population and ensures "complete equality of social and political rights to ALL its inhabitants irrespective of religion, race or sex." (The quote is from Israel's Declaration of Independence by the way.)

    from the article: Ousted Jerusalem councilwoman: Israel surrendering to extremists
    First published 03:06 06.11.11 | Last updated 03:06 06.11.11
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