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    • 03.03.11 | 11:55 (IST)

    Our claims to our land are based on facts: our historical ties and cultural roots in our ancestral homeland. "Promised land" is used only by RELIGIOUS Jews who believe in this. The rest of us Jews do not buy into this nonsense. Read the Israeli Declaration of Independence. Neither God nor Promised Land is mentioned once. Early Zionists were by and large fiercely secular. Read, learn, educate yourself. As for the second bit of nonsense - "chosen people", it has nothing to do with claims to the land of Israel anyway.

    from the article: Rightists launch 'day of rage' over West Bank outpost demolition
    First published 08:49 03.03.11 | Last updated 08:49 03.03.11
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