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    • Li
    • 28.12.11 | 08:45 (IST)

    You have to ask, Is what these ultra orthodox want good or bad? Harassing a child is bad of course, but is modesty a greater good? There is probably extremely less sluttiness and other vices (or virtues, depending on how you were raised) among them. Israel is on the verge of being a failed state, but it has nothing to do with people obsessively moral.

    from the article: Religious extremists threaten democracy in Israel
    First published 01:50 28.12.11 | Last updated 01:50 28.12.11
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