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    • Yehudit
    • 05.08.07 | 14:20 (IDT)

    The former residents of Gush Katif expressed the love of the Land of Israel by maximizing its meager resources, by serving as a buffer between us and the rest of Gaza, and by producing large famiies imbued with the same Zionist ideals. Describing them as "living in mansions" on the tab of the government is a total distortion of the ideals that they lived (and died) for. They are not nouveau riche, draft-dodging, diaspora Jews who happen to live in the State of Israel. These are by far amongst the best and the brightest this country has produced in the past 25 years.

    from the article: The never-ending evacuation
    First published 00:00 05.08.07 | Last updated 00:00 05.08.07
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