Time to put Israel first - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Miche Norman
    • 17.03.10 | 15:40 (IST)

    Perhaps it is time for the Likud to stop offering the lie that we can hold onto the territories and remain the sort of society that we want to live in. It is time for Bibi and Livne to be honest to their voters who want a secular democratic state with a Jewish majority and to realise that the purse demographics are working against them and against the sort of Israel that has a future. The religious extremists on both sides both ours and the Palestinians breed four to five times as far as the slim secular majority. If we do not act soon peace will be impossible. Nobody wants to give any of our land away, we all believe that Jerusalem is our eternal capital - some of us are intelligent that right is not smart or sustainable, that no Palestinian leader will ever give up on both the right of return and East Jerusalem, and that we have to stop having our relations with the world determined by the bouncer who masqerades as a foreign minister and the octogenarian distorter of Judaism

    from the article: Israel's Titanic moment: Does Obama want Bibi's head?
    First published 15:11 16.03.10 | Last updated 19:23 16.03.10
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