The worst evil - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Gabriel
    • 15.01.06 | 10:46 (IST)

    The childish and simplistic message of this piece is an affront to anyone with a college education. The worst evil for a democracy is when reason is replaced with the kind of blind emotion that is exhibited in this piece. No nation can make intelligent decisions when serious discussion is replaced by blatantly one-sided exusions. I fail to see how Israeli democracy can survive, or how it can deserve to survive, without giving a greater place to reason in public debate. Particularly offensive is the assumption that coexistence in the West Bank is morally unacceptable.

    from the article: Here come the true settlers
    First published 00:00 15.01.06 | Last updated 00:00 15.01.06
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