What has the discovery and settlement of foreign lands hundreds of years ago, have to do with out and out theft in 2011? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Maree
    • 03.01.11 | 09:38 (IST)

    You really have to start living in this present, more enlightened (for most) age, instead of trying to deflect the issue from the outright theft and dispossession of the indigenous people of Palestine happening now. Wrongs that occurred hundreds of years ago, have been acknowledged and efforts made to right some of those wrongs. And just for your information, many of the Australian Aborigine tribes in the outback are still handing down their stories to the young, and retain their own language, culture and dance. They also have land rights and a formal apology issued by our Prime Minister on a national Sorry Day.

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