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    • 01.06.11 | 16:56 (IDT)

    Jabotinsky, the spiritual father of Likud, demanded "Hadar", upstanding people of integrity. he had them in the old days. Regardless of the foolishness of their political ideology, the people were true to their convictions as well as high on the integrity scale. Of the prominent Likudniks today, we have 4 survivors of the old integrity: Ministers Benny Begin, Dan Meridor, Michael Eitan, and Speaker R. Rivlin. All of them are over 65 years old, and integrity is a dying tradition. Compare Rivlin, an extreme nationalist, and Netanyahu. Integrity impels Rivlin to talk about discrimination of the Arab population. The younger Netanyahu just misleads everyone and presents Arab and Jews as equally benefiting from the city's unification. Rivlin essentially puts Netanyahu to scorn.

    from the article: Netanyahu: Arabs and Jews alike benefit from unified Jerusalem
    First published 13:41 01.06.11 | Last updated 13:41 01.06.11
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