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    • Mark Lincoln
    • 16.02.10 | 07:02 (IST)

    To believe this, you would have to believe that Al Quaeda is the greatest enemy of Islam. When the existence of Israel was really in question, in 1948, the Ultra-Orthodox refused to fight for Israel, and actually opposed the creation of Israel. It was only when Israel supplied the Ultra-Orthodox with magnificent welfare that the Ultra-Orthodox suddenly discovered their approval of Israel. And then they decided they had to control the society that ensured their survival. At least in America our Welfare Queens don't despise the taxpayers who support their life-style.

    from the article: Shahar Ilan / Ultra-Orthodox parties are Judaism's greatest enemies
    First published 03:10 16.02.10 | Last updated 17:38 16.02.10
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