too much unmerited deference to both protagonists, sorry - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Rina
    • 17.07.11 | 08:22 (IDT)

    It's safer to entertain a French ambassador than to address a huge issue like the Boycott Law. It's always safer to obfuscate the responsibility and pass the moral/ethics (oh, sorry, state security) debate on to a few wise men. And all this deference to somebody who evidently should be confined to invertebrates section of local political classes! Enter a new savior and guardian of democracy - Rivlin. "Woe betide us"????????? Where were these newly found heroes for the last 3 years? In the bunker? Or have they just shaken form their slumber? Nothing that is happening here today is an accident. Everything is an effect. The cause is all plain to see if you dare looking.

    from the article: Peres must stop destruction of Israeli democracy
    First published 01:44 17.07.11 | Last updated 01:44 17.07.11
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