You can't interest the Israeli public .... - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • summer sweat
    • 12.05.11 | 14:56 (IDT)

    except by using economic means. As a reminder, the collapse of modern rule has ever been due to homeostatic imbalance triggered by depriving people from individual rights. When people are deprived of any protection the collective suffers, because no system can tolerate indefinitely pressure arising from a massive, deprived, and congested center; such systems sooner or later explode, forming new structures. Since WWII, the international community has increasingly consolidated (with greater and lesser success) to function as a lever against the narrow self-interest of states; the international community (barring the USA which supports israel unconditionally) must use economic means to interest the Israeli public in its treatment of the "strangers among them".

    from the article: Ethnic cleansing of Palestinians, or, democratic Israel at work
    First published 02:04 12.05.11 | Last updated 02:04 12.05.11
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