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    • robinsonE
    • 14.07.10 | 21:02 (IDT)

    The Idea of true Demiocracy in Israel is some what of an oxymoron.How can a state be concidered truley Democratic while at the same time showing partiality and favortism based apon racial ethnicity and religious practices.Historically, there were other brances of judaism that died out. Rabbinic judaism will have other ignorant jews believe that this system is the one and only true branch when in fact the Essenes aqnd the Saduceses did not ecept Oral tradition as valid.

    from the article: Reform rabbi: Israel's pluralism threatened by new conversion law
    First published 00:55 13.07.10 | Last updated 00:55 13.07.10
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