Many Israelis believe that it is treasonous to question the legitimacy of any of the government's policies. While this girl may not be issuing a fatwa, it perpetuates the thinking that it Aluf Benn is a traitor, and that the death of traitors, if not enjoyable, is at least partially legitimate. To threaten someone's life, even merely with words, is never funny. This article treats her as an example, not an isolated case. Unfortunately, the number of people thinking Aluf Benn is a traitor is vast--and after Rabin's assassination--these comments must be taken seriously.
Palestinian girl, 17, arrested in Old City of Jerusalem with knife in her bag (Haaretz)
from the article: Why Jenny wants to kill me
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