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Response to ButterflyBlood (Original post)

Wed Nov 28, 2012, 03:26 AM

24. When people on DU criticize Israel, they need to remember this.

The threat to Jewish people is very, very real in a big part of the world.

It has not been that long since our own civil rights fight. And we still have a long way to go before we can really say that all people in our country have equal rights.

Underneath the tolerant facade in parts of Europe, Africa and Asia (I don't know about South America), lies a lot of intolerance especially toward Jewish people. It's just a religion, so it is hard to understand, but I have seen the manifestations of it in the not so distant past.

Please remember this, folks. Please do not forget.

Armenians have also suffered terribly. As have a few other minorities in the world. All minorities are to be protected. Jewish people have suffered perhaps more and for many, many more centuries than any other minority as far as I can tell from the history I have read.

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