The contradiction is there, Yaakov, no-one with a brain would deny it. Even Ben-Gurion knew that he was giving rabbis too much power, but his biggest fear was total assimilation. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Nemesis
    • 08.08.11 | 22:45 (IDT)

    Where I disagree with you is in grouping Zionism with XX century utopian movements like Communism, Fascism and Nazism, which tried to fashion 'new' humans. Rather, Zionism belongs with all other nationalisms and self-determination movements, which may no longer be fashionable today but were all the rage 100 years before the Jews got their state.

    from the article: In a reborn Israel, a glimpse of a New Israeli
    First published 17:31 08.08.11 | Last updated 17:31 08.08.11
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