With all due respect to the editorial board... - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Arthur
    • 02.12.10 | 05:50 (IST)

    (in the hope this will get posted) that first sentence--"Cracks are emerging in Israeli democracy."--perhaps says a great deal as to WHY they are emerging--and by that I mean that to use the "present tense" (are) would indicate that maybe--just MAYBE--a lot of folks have been blind to what's BEEN happening for quite some time now--either that, or they just didn't want to "internalize" what they were seeing--but either way--(and in my opinion, of course)--somebody better shut the barn door NOW--because once the horse gets out--it's too damn late.

    from the article: Israel can't be a democracy with two classes of citizens
    First published 01:33 02.12.10 | Last updated 01:33 02.12.10
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