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    • David
    • 28.07.11 | 13:01 (IDT)

    MKs should show more seriousness. Civil marriage is a freedom issue. Civil marriage should be a honor for Israel, not the shame the religious parties think about. Every people should be free to marry anybody. Any Jew should be free to marry in a reform, conservative, or orthodox way. Any Jew should be free to marry any Jew. Any Jew should be free to marry any Arab. Anybody should be free to marry a same-sex person. This is freedom and it would be a great honor for Israel to wave its flag for freedom. Especially in the Middle East.

    from the article: Knesset votes down bill to allow civil marriage in Israel
    First published 01:46 28.07.11 | Last updated 01:46 28.07.11
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