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    • Jack
    • 04.02.12 | 00:10 (IST)

    Why in the world do you call Israel a superpower? It lives hand to mouth from handouts from the Diaspora and the US, it has no defined borders, no constitution,no common culture, it's goals depend on who you talk to and they all get their info from G-d, their treatment of women shows serious signs of backsliding into the middle ages, segments like the Haredim have a 67% unemployment rate resulting in a huge population of voluntary parasites, and emigration by disappointed citizens is picking up at an alarming rate. The only thing "super" here is the collective ego of its current regime.

    from the article: U.S. anxiety grows over possible Israeli plans on Iran
    First published 22:00 03.02.12 | Last updated 22:00 03.02.12
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