Israel, land of lesser humiliations
When someone questioned whether I could speak the way I do in any Arab country, I felt awful. In a humiliating situation, the last thing I want to hear is that in this country, at least, no one sprays you with poison gas.
To be honest, one can’t deny that even an ugly racist attack is incomparably preferable to an attack by chemical weapons. The former knocks the will to live out of you while the latter takes your life. Why engage in this horrific comparison? The reason is that either directly or indirectly, Arab citizens of Israel are often told that if they complain about discrimination in the allocation...
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