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Vegasaurus Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-05-09 03:10 PM
Response to Reply #21
27. Well, duh
it;s a JEWISH homeland.

There are already dozens of MUSLIM ONLY lands. No Jews Allowed.

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  -Israel: Always the Victim Arrowhead2k1  Jan-05-09 01:54 PM   #0 
  - PUMP THAT VICTIM CRAP!!!!!  YEBBA   Jan-05-09 01:57 PM   #1 
  - These kids NEED TO BE HEARD!!!  Karenina   Jan-05-09 02:27 PM   #15 
  - But the 17 deaths since 2001 of Hamas rocket attacks... those broke the truce..  halo experiment   Jan-05-09 01:59 PM   #2 
  - actually  sabbat hunter   Jan-05-09 06:18 PM   #64 
     - I think if I didn't have food, power, or hope my life would change more.  halo experiment   Jan-05-09 08:44 PM   #78 
        - here is an article  sabbat hunter   Jan-05-09 09:06 PM   #82 
  - Oh, nonsense. The Palestinians have "victim" trademarked.  aquart   Jan-05-09 02:03 PM   #3 
  - Are you serious? There are refugee camps pretty much everywhere  sfexpat2000   Jan-05-09 02:07 PM   #4 
  - Why does Gaza have UN refugee camps still to this day  halo experiment   Jan-05-09 02:10 PM   #5 
  - Because the UN counts the descendants of Palestinian refugees as refugees  oberliner   Jan-05-09 02:16 PM   #7 
     - They count them because they no longer live on their land  halo experiment   Jan-05-09 02:19 PM   #8 
     - This is a major exception to the normal definition of refugee  oberliner   Jan-05-09 02:24 PM   #11 
     - Like I pointed out  halo experiment   Jan-05-09 02:35 PM   #17 
     - That is because native Americans/Kurds etc are at least allowed to be citizens of a state...  shaayecanaan   Jan-05-09 09:35 PM   #83 
     - Refugees from  Taitertots   Jan-05-09 03:06 PM   #23 
     - Wrong.  halo experiment   Jan-05-09 03:10 PM   #26 
        - Over 60 years ago  Taitertots   Jan-05-09 03:30 PM   #38 
        - And the Christians pushed Muslims and Jews for centuries as well.  Vash the Stampede   Jan-05-09 03:42 PM   #44 
           - Muslims pushed back just as much  Taitertots   Jan-05-09 04:06 PM   #49 
              - So the Palestinians should just get over it and give up?  Vash the Stampede   Jan-05-09 04:12 PM   #51 
                 - Give up terrorism  Taitertots   Jan-05-09 05:39 PM   #59 
                    - Israel should give up terrorism too.  Vash the Stampede   Jan-05-09 07:01 PM   #69 
                       - You disagree  Taitertots   Jan-05-09 08:33 PM   #73 
        - Why should one country  sabbat hunter   Jan-05-09 06:21 PM   #65 
           - They lived their first, I'd say they have a right to work there  halo experiment   Jan-05-09 08:40 PM   #76 
     - We consider Native Americans to be refugees now?  Rage for Order   Jan-05-09 10:15 PM   #85 
        - Why does the government hand them checks every month? n/t  halo experiment   Jan-05-09 11:10 PM   #88 
     - So as soon as all of the older Palestinian refuges are killed off,  Vash the Stampede   Jan-05-09 02:22 PM   #9 
        - That's not what I'm trying to say  oberliner   Jan-05-09 02:24 PM   #12 
           - Then I fail to understand why you'd bring that up.  Vash the Stampede   Jan-05-09 02:26 PM   #14 
              - Because all those millions of descendent refugees  Vegasaurus   Jan-05-09 02:31 PM   #16 
                 - So again I ask  Vash the Stampede   Jan-05-09 02:41 PM   #18 
                 - I am pursuing no policy  Vegasaurus   Jan-05-09 02:46 PM   #19 
                    - Jews are allowed an absolute right of return.  Vash the Stampede   Jan-05-09 02:54 PM   #21 
                       - Well, duh  Vegasaurus   Jan-05-09 03:10 PM   #27 
                       - A Palestinian state would NOT be a Jewish homeland.  Vash the Stampede   Jan-05-09 03:12 PM   #30 
                          - no the right of return  sabbat hunter   Jan-05-09 06:24 PM   #67 
                       - so should jews  sabbat hunter   Jan-05-09 06:22 PM   #66 
                 - Are you so sure about that?  azurnoir   Jan-05-09 02:46 PM   #20 
                 - There's a word for that!  TomClash   Jan-05-09 03:21 PM   #34 
                    - And that word could be applied across the board n/t  azurnoir   Jan-05-09 03:27 PM   #37 
                       - Indeed nt  TomClash   Jan-05-09 03:35 PM   #39 
                 - Under International UN Law  halo experiment   Jan-05-09 03:06 PM   #22 
                    - There isn't a Jew of the 850,000 expelled from Arab countries  Vegasaurus   Jan-05-09 03:09 PM   #25 
                    - Are we talking thousands of years ago?  Vash the Stampede   Jan-05-09 03:11 PM   #28 
                    - We're talking 1948, when approximately 850,000 JEws  Vegasaurus   Jan-05-09 03:17 PM   #32 
                       - Quite the opposite, actually.  Vash the Stampede   Jan-05-09 03:38 PM   #41 
                       - Do you know much about Jews with dhimmi status  Vegasaurus   Jan-05-09 04:02 PM   #46 
                          - Did you know the dhimmi status was NOT exclusive to Jews?  Vash the Stampede   Jan-05-09 04:03 PM   #47 
                             - Oh yes, which is why  Vegasaurus   Jan-05-09 05:30 PM   #56 
                                - Who said anything about a Muslim theocracy?  Vash the Stampede   Jan-05-09 07:04 PM   #72 
                       - That is a false claim  azurnoir   Jan-05-09 03:41 PM   #43 
                          - Some people call it a population transfer  Vegasaurus   Jan-05-09 04:00 PM   #45 
                             - One good turn deserves another in your book, eh?  Vash the Stampede   Jan-05-09 04:07 PM   #50 
                                - Not at all  Vegasaurus   Jan-05-09 05:23 PM   #55 
                                   - Bullshit.  Vash the Stampede   Jan-05-09 07:03 PM   #71 
                    - They can return  halo experiment   Jan-05-09 03:12 PM   #29 
                       - Oh?  Vegasaurus   Jan-05-09 03:18 PM   #33 
                          - They aren't barred by law, unlike in Israel.  halo experiment   Jan-05-09 08:39 PM   #75 
                    - Palestinans will have a right of return to Palestine.  Mosby   Jan-05-09 04:04 PM   #48 
                       - Not if Israel has any say.  Vash the Stampede   Jan-05-09 04:13 PM   #52 
                          - Your misunderstanding the issue  Mosby   Jan-05-09 05:14 PM   #54 
                          - That is not true.  Vash the Stampede   Jan-05-09 07:01 PM   #70 
                          - Israel does not want 4.5 Palestnians returning to ISRAEL  Vegasaurus   Jan-05-09 05:31 PM   #57 
  - The Tibetans have been refugees for at least 59 years  azurnoir   Jan-05-09 03:22 PM   #35 
     - The refugee camps in Pakistan brought us the Taliban.  sfexpat2000   Jan-05-09 05:32 PM   #58 
        - There are still Hmong refugees in Thailand  azurnoir   Jan-05-09 06:10 PM   #61 
  - The victim claim is interesting given Israel's military might.  breakaleg   Jan-05-09 02:11 PM   #6 
  - Circular logic.  ellisonz   Jan-05-09 06:12 PM   #62 
  - Always nice when people compare Israel to Nazi Germany  oberliner   Jan-05-09 02:22 PM   #10 
  - If Israel decides to stop slaughtering civilians, it will stop inviting the comparisons. (nt)  Vash the Stampede   Jan-05-09 02:24 PM   #13 
     - Are the Nazis the only people in history who killed civilians?  LeftishBrit   Jan-05-09 03:08 PM   #24 
        - Perhaps the comparison is drawn because almost everyone  halo experiment   Jan-05-09 03:14 PM   #31 
        - But the comparison is deeply flawed  TomClash   Jan-05-09 03:26 PM   #36 
        - I didn't defend the analogy, just tried to explain the thinking behind it  halo experiment   Jan-05-09 08:37 PM   #74 
           - I know  TomClash   Jan-05-09 08:42 PM   #77 
              - I personally agree with Apartheid-like conditions more than anything else  halo experiment   Jan-05-09 08:50 PM   #80 
                 - I agree - it is the best analogy  TomClash   Jan-05-09 09:03 PM   #81 
                    - He got destroyed in the media after that  halo experiment   Jan-05-09 11:09 PM   #87 
        - It's an ugly and really flawed comparison as well as one that's too often  cali   Jan-05-09 03:37 PM   #40 
           - So, what do you call it, cali? Neglect? Attrition? Luck?  sfexpat2000   Jan-05-09 06:00 PM   #60 
           - This is a no thinking zone.  ellisonz   Jan-05-09 06:14 PM   #63 
           - Because you have to be sentimental to object to a massacre that makes  sfexpat2000   Jan-05-09 06:41 PM   #68 
              - And you have to be sentimental to send your sons and daughters to explode...  ellisonz   Jan-05-09 09:59 PM   #84 
                 - Ah.. the old "two wrongs make a right" equation  halo experiment   Jan-05-09 10:58 PM   #86 
                    - Self-defense.  ellisonz   Jan-05-09 11:21 PM   #89 
                       - They both say that, next?  halo experiment   Jan-05-09 11:23 PM   #90 
           - I was speaking from a US standpoint in that post, Cali  halo experiment   Jan-05-09 08:48 PM   #79 
        - No doubt it's a flawed comparison.  Vash the Stampede   Jan-05-09 03:39 PM   #42 
  - They are just continuing the cycle of violence.  anonymous171   Jan-05-09 04:26 PM   #53 
  - Locking per I/P guidelines  Lithos   Jan-05-09 11:34 PM   #91 
 

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