While thew Holocaust should never be ignored, or left forgotten in the past; there's also the concept of leaving the past IN the past, and striving for a better future... - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • WhiskeyTangoFoxtrot
    • 02.07.10 | 09:02 (IDT)

    Not saying that Ilves would manage a better future, or that his actions are acceptable, but we in Israel tend to base too much on the past at the expense of the future. It's one of the biggest obstacles to peace and friendly relations with our neighbors...and let's face it...we rely on it, almost exclusively, to justify our existence here, along with many of our practices and policies that place us at odds with the international community.

    from the article: The Holocaust distorter from Estonia
    First published 05:20 02.07.10 | Last updated 05:20 02.07.10
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