The "hierarchy of prestige" - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • akiva (zionist)
    • 19.10.07 | 13:07 (IST)

    "Prestige" is a tool of demagoguery. An instrument whereby the unconcerned/unknowledgeable popular majority are influenced for political/monetary agendas. Priorities and moral direction become disabled, and the "Legendary" posterchild, such as the 'cause' of Ron Arad, supercedes and shadows the lives of those with whose fate we should truly be concerned, i.e., Shalit, Goldvasser, Regev.

    from the article: Not every kidnapped person is a prince
    First published 00:00 19.10.07 | Last updated 00:00 19.10.07
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