People are paid money to allow themselves to be used as political pawns and, in some cases, put their families at risk. The entire settler enterprise is an ugly thing that puts a very ugly face on Israel and Israelis. The attempts of Israelis and the Israeli government to spin the settlements into legitimacy have exactly the opposite effect. Israelis are painted as self righteous, greedy, racist, and, did I say greedy? Israeli spin and propaganda works only on Israelis these days.
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