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    • Brian
    • 12.05.11 | 10:25 (IDT)

    Read the history of Apartheid. You will find that many of the policies of the white south African government have direct parallels with Israeli practices and Mr. Levy is perfectly entitled to make the comparison. This response of yours is a clear demonstration of Mr.Levy's point that Israelis deny, conceal, and repress (even to themselves) the truth about the manner in which your country was created and the way it continues to behave. Israel was born out of ethnic cleansing and murder (not forgetting a significant element of terrorism) and its creation was a catastrophe for the original inhabitants of the land. Until Israelis acknowledge that fact and try in some way to make ammends for the injustices that have happened and continue to happen they will not stop their rapid march to the same fate as apartheid South Africa. I think it is time that you grew up Mr. TrueBlue and faced your demons.

    from the article: Ethnic cleansing of Palestinians, or, democratic Israel at work
    First published 02:04 12.05.11 | Last updated 02:04 12.05.11
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