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    • natan
    • 30.10.07 | 02:18 (IST)

    The Nazis never let their Jews have enough power to behave like the rest of the Germans, Jews were not admitted to the inner bastions of power and controllers of secrets in the US until the exigencies of WWII made it imperative to use them in developing weapons to fight the Nazis, and while Jews did rise to important positions in the Muslim world, they were still treated as, at best, second class human beings, back in the middle ages, and the situation has only gotten worse. So, Uncle Joe seems to have been an unprejudiced soul, who let everyone rise to powerful positions, even Jews, who most people in that part of the world thought were for getting killed, not doing the killing. I guess when you rise to the top in a society like Stalin's Soviet Union, you don't end up being a nice sort of person. Does it worry you that Jews might rise to the top elsewhere?

    from the article: Ukraine to ask Israel: Recognize 1930s famine as state genocide
    First published 00:00 29.10.07 | Last updated 00:00 29.10.07
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