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    • Zeki Ergas
    • 10.10.10 | 23:04 (IST)

    all this is much ado about nothing -- as shakespeare has put it. as long as jews are in a majority, israel will be a jewish state. today in Israel proper 77 per cent of the population is jewish, so israel is a jewish state. democratically so. if tomorrow that proportion falls to 49 per cent, then it is no longer a jewish state. it may happen if, like moshe arens, wishes, 'juead & samaria' are annexed. then if jews manage to control the state even if they are not a majority, then we have a fascist / racist state, like was South Africa. So, it is simple really. what is all the fuss about?

    from the article: The Jewish Republic of Israel
    First published 01:21 10.10.10 | Last updated 01:21 10.10.10
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