Why does someone who professes to be religious think that God would prefer that he turns the stranger out of his home! - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • 30.10.12 | 15:29 (IST)

    I presume that it is not an easy decision for people to leave their homes and countries, particularly when they are already deeply impoverished. But Yishai thinks that God wants him to expel them from Israel. I find it impossible to understand how someone who professes to believe in God believes that this same God prefers that Israel deport rather then give these people refuge. Moreover, Israel does not comply with normal practice on refugees by going through due judicial process to differentiate between those who are entited to receive asylum and economic refugees.

    from the article: Yishai: African migrants must be jailed, convinced to leave
    First published 00:58 30.10.12 | Last updated 00:58 30.10.12
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