Traditions change and evolve every day in many ways big and small. Just because something is offensive to you, doesn't mean you get to stop it altogether.Many things which are legal in Israel are offensive to some people including conducting business on Shabbat. This is about control, not politics. Politics inevitably become involved, but are not the motivation in my view.
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