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Tuesday 13 May 2008

Manifest Destiny?

NEXT MONTH, Israel will celebrate its 60th anniversary. The government is working feverishly to make this day into an occasion of joy and jubilation. While serious problems are crying out for funds, some 40 million dollars have been allocated to this aim.
Bur the nation is in no mood for (...)

Tuesday 13 May 2008
by  WoHe

The Military Option

A big military operation against Hamas in the Gaza strip? A cease-fire with Hamas?
Our media discuss these questions dispassionately, as if they were equivalent options. Like a person in a showroom making a choice between two cars. This one is good, and so is the other one. So which should (...)

Tuesday 13 May 2008
by  WoHe

"…Namely the State of Israel"

EVERY TIME I hear the voice of David Ben-Gurion uttering the words "Therefore we are gathered here…" I think of Issar Barsky, a charming youngster, the little brother of a girl-friend of mine.
The last time we met was in front of the dining hall of Kibbutz Hulda, on Friday, May 14, 1948.
In (...)

mardi 13 mai 2008
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Le meurtre est la question posée

« Nous ne saurions rien, écrivait Albert Camus, tant que nous ne saurons pas si nous avons le droit de tuer cet autre devant nous ou de consentir qu’il soit tué. […] Le meurtre est la question. »
« […] Je partage totalement l’affirmation selon laquelle le peuple palestinien a droit à la solidarité de (...)