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    • billy madison
    • 06.07.11 | 13:47 (IDT)

    What kind of state will Israel be. Will it be a Jewish State or a copy of the non-Jewish ones —a gentilized Hebrew-speaking entity? And if it is to be that, the question arises: Is this for what we waited, dreamed of, hoped for, over two millenia? For a pallid copy of Canada or Australia or France or Germany or the West in which we could live in far greater comfort and safety? If this is the product and not a state of Jewish identity and specific Jewish character and Jewish specialness, do we really need it?

    from the article: We must stop Israel from becoming a theocracy
    First published 03:18 06.07.11 | Last updated 03:18 06.07.11
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