Why more is expected of Israelis - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Mark
    • 20.03.10 | 05:32 (IST)

    I continue to find it extraordinary that a race of people as exceptional as the Jews haven't been able to come up with an expansive new approach in dealing with a city that three separate religions consider holy. Shouldn't Israelis be able to immagine a better solution than only that ALL of Jerusalem belongs only to the Jewish community? Given the neighborhood in which Israel lives, wouldn't a more egalitarian approach to Jerusalem lead to greater security for Israel over the long term?

    from the article: Top U.S. Reform rabbi to Israel: Freeze East Jerusalem building
    First published 01:55 20.03.10 | Last updated 01:57 20.03.10
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