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UndertheOcean Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Dec-19-06 09:02 AM
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24. "" The IDF prefers the younger ones because they have a less developed "moral value system" ""
That sentence is just so chilling ....
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  - Ex-Soldiers Break `Silence' on Israeli Excesses Mr_Jefferson_24  Dec-17-06 03:37 PM   #0 
  - Bravo for the soldiers for coming forward.  xultar   Dec-17-06 03:55 PM   #1 
  - And Bravo for the soldiers for waking up from that moral slumber.  IntiRaymi   Dec-17-06 06:10 PM   #11 
  - That's a powerful  cali   Dec-17-06 03:57 PM   #2 
  - Israel has dismantled all Gaza Strip settlements  oberliner   Dec-17-06 05:22 PM   #4 
     - Yes, but the argument  cali   Dec-17-06 06:21 PM   #13 
  - The Second Lebanon War.  bemildred   Dec-17-06 04:59 PM   #3 
  - Indeed, Mr. Mildred  The Magistrate   Dec-18-06 10:23 PM   #22 
     - Thank you Sir.  bemildred   Dec-19-06 08:19 AM   #23 
  - You need racism to morally abet these actions  IntiRaymi   Dec-17-06 05:38 PM   #5 
  - It is the absence of accountability that corrodes.  bemildred   Dec-17-06 05:42 PM   #6 
  - I know you are not refering to . .  msmcghee   Dec-17-06 05:50 PM   #7 
  - Nice try.  IntiRaymi   Dec-17-06 05:59 PM   #9 
  - Those people are held accountable with some regularity.  bemildred   Dec-17-06 06:09 PM   #10 
  - Looking at your reply . .  msmcghee   Dec-17-06 06:32 PM   #14 
     - Yes, yes, they are just well meaning "pioneers" whose affection for the  bemildred   Dec-17-06 06:45 PM   #18 
     - You are missing the point completely  IntiRaymi   Dec-17-06 06:51 PM   #19 
     - Actually, no.  cali   Dec-17-06 07:28 PM   #20 
     - In a sense you're right  dmesg   Dec-19-06 01:27 PM   #30 
        - What a thoughtful reply.  msmcghee   Dec-19-06 01:52 PM   #31 
           - I'll come clean  dmesg   Dec-19-06 04:10 PM   #36 
              - Thanks for your honesty. Few here have the inclination . . .  msmcghee   Dec-19-06 04:59 PM   #37 
              - Wow... actual discussion...  dmesg   Dec-20-06 12:31 AM   #42 
                 - its not a resource problem....  pelsar   Dec-20-06 12:41 AM   #43 
                 - "incapable of civilization"  eyl   Dec-20-06 01:50 AM   #45 
              - I"m impressed.....  pelsar   Dec-19-06 11:18 PM   #39 
                 - If what you say is true, why is Israel continuing to expand the settlements?  breakaleg   Dec-19-06 11:54 PM   #40 
                    - its called real politics....  pelsar   Dec-20-06 12:00 AM   #41 
                       - That doesn't address the question.  breakaleg   Dec-20-06 09:31 AM   #47 
                          - why would israel give the palestenains better military positions?  pelsar   Dec-20-06 03:04 PM   #50 
                             - So you are admitting that Israel does not intend to disband their illegal settlements?  breakaleg   Dec-21-06 12:19 AM   #55 
                                - of course not....at least not now  pelsar   Dec-21-06 09:20 AM   #56 
  - This thread is about the actions of IDF soldiers in the occupied territories.  breakaleg   Dec-17-06 06:45 PM   #17 
     - That's just a ridiculous  cali   Dec-19-06 08:01 PM   #38 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Dec-17-06 05:57 PM   #8 
  - The question is, how prevalent is this kind of behavior? Is it only a few or  breakaleg   Dec-17-06 06:39 PM   #16 
  - "I wonder if you must corrode the human spirit...  Mr_Jefferson_24   Dec-17-06 06:17 PM   #12 
     - There are several US Army studies that address this particular issue.  IntiRaymi   Dec-17-06 06:34 PM   #15 
  - From an IDF reserve soldier.....  pelsar   Dec-18-06 12:33 AM   #21 
     - "" The IDF prefers the younger ones because they have a less developed "moral value system" ""  UndertheOcean   Dec-19-06 09:02 AM   #24 
        - why?....  pelsar   Dec-19-06 11:31 AM   #25 
           - But shouldn't there be a "Moral education" program of some sort ?  UndertheOcean   Dec-19-06 12:08 PM   #26 
              - I think pelsar was implying . .  msmcghee   Dec-19-06 12:28 PM   #27 
              - What are you talking about , that vast majority of checkpoints are between West Bank cities and  UndertheOcean   Dec-19-06 12:39 PM   #28 
              - It was my impression that the checkpints in the WB and the wall . .  msmcghee   Dec-19-06 01:09 PM   #29 
              - there were NO suicide bombings until April 6, 1994 in Afula well after  Douglas Carpenter   Dec-20-06 09:03 AM   #46 
                 - Your point?  eyl   Dec-20-06 09:47 AM   #48 
                    - actually terrorist attacks coming from the Occupied Palestinian Territories  Douglas Carpenter   Dec-20-06 06:59 PM   #53 
              - I've often seen the argument  eyl   Dec-19-06 02:18 PM   #32 
                 - But why should Illegal settlements get protection ?  UndertheOcean   Dec-19-06 02:42 PM   #33 
                    - You missed my point  eyl   Dec-19-06 02:54 PM   #34 
              - good write up...  pelsar   Dec-19-06 03:07 PM   #35 
              - The settlements, not the nation, are at stake  dmesg   Dec-20-06 12:07 PM   #49 
                 - you forgot the history.....  pelsar   Dec-20-06 03:37 PM   #51 
                 - Here's a link to an interesting article I came across on this.  msmcghee   Dec-20-06 04:36 PM   #52 
                 - because.....  pelsar   Dec-21-06 12:10 AM   #54 
              - Moral education only goes so far  eyl   Dec-20-06 01:49 AM   #44 
 

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