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Behind the Aegis Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jun-25-05 01:38 AM
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11. It was interesting....however...
The tactics of Israel are no different than the ones being employed by the PA..."We will control the terrorist factions...oooops, sorry about that bombing. We want the settlers houses razed...no...keep them...NO, NO, we want them...wait, we...." Then, they turn around and say Israel is unreasonable and won't negotiate. How the hell can you negotiate with someone who doesn't even know what the hell they want?! Also, there are still members of the PA who WILL NOT recognize Israel. They see the establishment of the Palestinian homeland as "the first step" to "reclaiming all of Palestine." The PA needs to get those fools under control, or expel them!

The resistance mainly has been against civilian targets. I have NO respect for that at all! On the rare occasions, that a military or government target is attacked, THAT sounds more like resistance and "freedom fighting" than blowing up a bus!

Also, I was unaware there were Israelis who support the killing of Palestinian civilians. If they do exist, I am sure they are a radical fringe.
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  -Red Herring - Hamas and Israel's Interests Violet_Crumble  Jun-24-05 11:24 PM   #0 
  - Something IS very fishy.  Behind the Aegis   Jun-25-05 12:48 AM   #1 
  - Killing civilians, as a primary objective,  madeline_con   Jun-25-05 01:07 AM   #2 
  - No, not really.  Behind the Aegis   Jun-25-05 01:12 AM   #3 
     - "If the attacks were because they ...  madeline_con   Jun-25-05 01:26 AM   #6 
     - Human nature  Behind the Aegis   Jun-25-05 01:28 AM   #7 
     - She didn't say that excuses it...  Violet_Crumble   Jun-25-05 02:29 AM   #20 
     - Thats a ridiculous justification. If you killed my child would i have the  bennywhale   Jun-25-05 06:29 AM   #26 
        - How was that a justification?  Violet_Crumble   Jun-25-05 06:35 AM   #27 
        - Human nature vengeance and retaliation are all deliberately muddled  bennywhale   Jun-25-05 06:40 AM   #28 
           - I totally disagree...  Violet_Crumble   Jun-25-05 06:48 AM   #29 
              - You're missing my point Violet. I said if someone killed my child it  bennywhale   Jun-25-05 07:25 AM   #30 
        - She didn't say it was right  Lithos   Jun-25-05 09:18 AM   #32 
           - The post suggested that it was human nature to seek vengeance in this way.  bennywhale   Jun-25-05 10:52 AM   #33 
              - I think we are saying the same thing  Lithos   Jun-25-05 11:06 AM   #34 
                 - I don't deny that the use of violence is  bennywhale   Jun-25-05 07:13 PM   #38 
                    - Agreed  Lithos   Jun-26-05 02:32 AM   #43 
     - This is a reply to post # 7  madeline_con   Jun-25-05 01:45 AM   #12 
        - Israel has a secular government.  Behind the Aegis   Jun-25-05 01:55 AM   #15 
        - "Israel has a secular government."  madeline_con   Jun-25-05 02:15 AM   #17 
        - And what does that change?  Behind the Aegis   Jun-25-05 02:32 AM   #21 
           - "And what does that change?"  madeline_con   Jun-25-05 02:37 AM   #22 
              - It does change things.  Behind the Aegis   Jun-25-05 02:47 AM   #24 
                 - "You say that Israelis ...  madeline_con   Jun-25-05 03:43 PM   #36 
        - "Israel has a secular government" Really?  Englander   Jun-25-05 08:20 AM   #31 
        - I had to backtrack from the post I read to find out where this started...  Violet_Crumble   Jun-25-05 11:45 PM   #41 
           - Well Said, Ma'am!  The Magistrate   Jun-29-05 02:20 AM   #49 
        - israel is not secular?....  pelsar   Jun-25-05 11:00 PM   #39 
           - Israel is a secular state...  Violet_Crumble   Jun-25-05 11:07 PM   #40 
           - the religious parties....  pelsar   Jun-25-05 11:59 PM   #42 
              - Proportional representation is so chaotic...  Violet_Crumble   Jun-26-05 03:12 AM   #44 
           - Confusion abounds - There's a difference between State..  Englander   Jun-26-05 06:00 AM   #47 
  - While Uri can go off the boil sometimes...  Violet_Crumble   Jun-25-05 01:23 AM   #5 
     - "That thinking's no more right than ...  madeline_con   Jun-25-05 01:34 AM   #9 
     - It was interesting....however...  Behind the Aegis   Jun-25-05 01:38 AM   #11 
        - The PA needs to get those fools under control, or expel them!  madeline_con   Jun-25-05 01:50 AM   #13 
        - Why shouldn't I expect it?!  Behind the Aegis   Jun-25-05 01:59 AM   #16 
           - "You seem to expect that the Israelis be monolithic"  madeline_con   Jun-25-05 02:18 AM   #18 
           - Because...  Violet_Crumble   Jun-25-05 02:28 AM   #19 
              - The difference  Behind the Aegis   Jun-25-05 02:44 AM   #23 
                 - What's the difference?  Violet_Crumble   Jun-25-05 02:53 AM   #25 
                    - Again, the difference  Behind the Aegis   Jun-25-05 02:13 PM   #35 
                       - There's no difference...  Violet_Crumble   Jun-25-05 04:59 PM   #37 
                          - Third time is a charm  Behind the Aegis   Jun-26-05 04:24 AM   #45 
                             - Not when it's incorrect...  Violet_Crumble   Jun-26-05 05:48 AM   #46 
                                - I will try to be brief...  Behind the Aegis   Jun-26-05 04:18 PM   #48 
        - Of course there's Israelis who support the killing of Palestinians...  Violet_Crumble   Jun-25-05 01:55 AM   #14 
  - I agree.  madeline_con   Jun-25-05 01:18 AM   #4 
     - Yep, it seems the only way to go...  Violet_Crumble   Jun-25-05 01:31 AM   #8 
        - "... would rather have a political voice than a violent one..."  madeline_con   Jun-25-05 01:38 AM   #10 
 

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