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    • The Teacher/Instruct
    • 15.07.12 | 15:10 (IDT)

    Good-for nothing,except for squeezing,& wringing the common folk of their daily bread,has the nerve & audacity to put more & more burdens on its people. The blood of the man who ignited himself,lies squarely the entire government,& those especially who hold the tap of the budget in their hands. Time: a) to cut the salaries of ALL the Knesset Members by 45% & dwindle the total of government officials of every hue & colour by 65%. Only when the government is small with about half the numbers of MKs will their be stability in the country,& really looking after the needs of its loyal citizens.

    from the article: As details of bureaucratic nightmare emerge, Netanyahu laments 'personal tragedy' of man who set himself on fire
    First published 14:01 15.07.12 | Last updated 14:01 15.07.12
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