Yes Tony, you certainly inhabit the moral and religious high ground - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Albert Edelson
    • 14.03.13 | 11:55 (IST)

    Mankind's Western history is replete with ongoing episodes of "...stolen land"...world-wide. The map of the world once showed the enormous British Empire, colored pink...Spain, Portugal, France, Germany, Holland, Greece, Turkey and the US all suffer from the same "moral" problem. The difference being that none of these countries faced total extinction as recently as 1948 and 1973 with almost daily threats of total annihilation by Ahmedinejad. Yes Tony, we are building our lives in a less than perfect way, but as I wrote, our core mission is to achieve peace with our neighbours, so try not to pass judgement too soon. Our experience of "Western Morality" is still fresh in our minds, we can not enjoy the moral high ground just yet...as much as we'd like to. Give us a little more time to sort things out here, and in the interim, to satisfy your strong sense of morality and religiosity, keep an eye on Syria's Assad...Are you making moralistic judgements about him in the Western press too?

    from the article: Jewish critics who betray the struggle against anti-Semitism
    First published 11:00 13.03.13 | Last updated 11:00 13.03.13
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