The Israelis would never freely give non-Jews equal rights - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Helen
    • 05.12.11 | 14:49 (IST)

    But then neither did the whites in apartheid SA freely give equal rights to blacks. Neither did men freely extend voting rights to women. Blacks and women had to fight for their rights, and eventually these battles are won. Israeli Jews cannot hold off the granting of full civil and human rights to all Palestinians, including the refugees in neighbouring states, forever. Israeli Jews can and will try to stop this; but ultimately, it is not a question of what Israelis will allow.

    from the article: Leading Palestinian intellectual: We already have a one-state solution
    First published 11:55 05.12.11 | Last updated 11:55 05.12.11
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