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    • 15.10.09 | 05:12 (IST)

    "With a strong shekel, relative security and temporary calm, life here really is good." Except, of course, if you happen to have your home bulldozed because you couldn't get a building permit based on your race, or you got your olive grove burned down by settlers. Israeli's not feeling the pain of the occupation 20 minutes away is the reason there is no peace.

    from the article: Ari Shavit / Israel needs legitimacy to wage war and peace
    First published 03:11 15.10.09 | Last updated 04:32 15.10.09
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