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    • non-Israeli Jew
    • 31.07.06 | 01:08 (IDT)

    True or false: Two children are playing in a sandbox and they begin to quarrel. One child throws sand in the eye of the other child, which hurts. So the second child grabs a baseball bat and begins viciously beating the other child over the head, causing heavy bleeding and skull fractures. However, the first child still tries (vainly) to fight back, so he deserves the vicious, disporportionate beating. If you answer "true", I feel sorry for you. If you believe this -- repeating hollow slogans about "moral accountability" that few third party observers can or will accept -- then you are the amoral one, and may G-d help you. BTW, by your own logic, Israelis deserve to die in their own country when they are warned to leave "Palestine," but do not. For example, by your logic, when a settler is threatened with death, and does not leave Hebron, he is a legitimate target when snipers start raining bullets on his house. Right? After all, he was "warned to leave," yes? Come off it.

    from the article: Qana villagers refute IDF claims building fell hours after strike
    First published 00:00 30.07.06 | Last updated 00:00 30.07.06
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