What's revolting and inexplicable is that Israel is based on this modern 1% - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Chris
    • 26.01.14 | 18:34 (IST)

    Perpetual war drives wealth and income into the hands of the well-connected few much faster than, and with none of the good intentions of, social welfare programs (Milton Friedman's observation) and income-redistribution efforts. In that sense, the comparison with Nazi death camps is all the more appalling: to think that this income/wealth transfer is what modern Israel "is for", via its necessary . . . indeed, sine qua non . . . attribute of perpetual war.

    from the article: U.S. billionaire jeered for comparing 1% to Jews in Nazi Germany
    First published 15:20 26.01.14 | Last updated 15:20 26.01.14
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