The Banality of Injustice

Anyone who aspires to a society based on justice, and not merely on laws, must look at this truth squarely. We must extract the roots of evil in our land, roots that can not but yield wild and bitter fruits in our vineyards.

It could be that just as an individual can go mad, so can an entire society. There is no more delicate way to describe the response of Israeli society through its various institutions to the case of the woman from Kiryat Gat. We’ve simply gone mad.