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    • 03.02.12 | 19:29 (IST)

    Declaring "humanism" a religion will make no difference. Do the Hasidim get special consideration because they are a "religious" group? Do the settlers get special consideration because they believe that God gave the entire Land of Israel to the Jews? Not at all. What is important is having political power, being crucial to assembling a governing coalition or being a mortal threat to an existing coalition. So, Dr. Strenger, instead of dreaming organize and develop political power. Then you will become influential.

    from the article: Israel's humanists should declare themselves a religious minority
    First published 13:09 03.02.12 | Last updated 13:09 03.02.12
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