This is not an issue of "democracy" - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Dajudem
    • 16.11.11 | 19:05 (IST)

    If a government makes military service refusal a right, they might as well kiss their country off. What happens when a country is not militarily ready to fight? Exactly what happened in Europe in the 30's and 40's. Think again. A small country like Israel needs its population to be willing to fight . If you are not ready to do so, you should leave.

    from the article: Academics rally behind Ben-Gurion University prof. fined for refusing IDF duty
    First published 00:48 16.11.11 | Last updated 00:48 16.11.11
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