The end justifies the means ..... - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • E11011
    • 07.05.07 | 05:14 (IDT)

    Both sides in the stupid conflict justify what they do on the basis of 'the end justifies the means". They both believe that their cause is just. There can be no doubt that Israels appalling treatment of the vulnerable Palestinians is providing a convenient focus for religious dysfunction, both Muslim and Jewish. The difference is that with Israel it is state policy. The sooner the world has evolved to be free of the irrational and anti-intellectual curse, the better. One can only live in hope

    from the article: Rights groups: Shin Bet torturing jailed Palestinians
    First published 00:00 06.05.07 | Last updated 00:00 06.05.07
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