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Why you should not have Bibi in your morning prayers.

Posted by avideditor on January 4, 2010

I assume that if you read anything about the Middle East in your morning paper, it will be one or more of these from Yahoo News: Mideast Conflict.

Hamas approves $540 mln budget for Gaza (AFP)- 34 minutes ago

AFP – The Hamas-run government in the Gaza Strip on Monday announced a 540-million-dollar (377-million-euro) budget for 2010 with just 55 million dollars coming from taxes and other local sources of r…

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    Bibi Netenyahu is destroying Israel

    Posted by avideditor on January 4, 2010

    Caroline Glick wrote a brilliant column over the weekend, but ultimately she still fails to recognize that the current Prime Minister, Bibi Netanyahu, whom she strongly backed, is no different than Ariel Sharon whom she blames for most of Israel’s ills over the last decade. And many of us saw it coming two years ago.

    As we move into the second decade of this century, we need to understand how the last decade was so squandered. How is it possible that in 2010 Israel continues to embrace policies that have failed it – violently and continuously for so many years? Why, in 2010 are we still ignoring the lessons of 2000 and all that we have learned since then?

    There are two main causes for this failure: The local media and Sharon. Throughout the 1990s, the Israeli media – print, radio and television – were the chief propagandists for appeasement. When appeasement failed in 2000, Israel’s media elites circled the wagons. They refused to admit they had been wrong.

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