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Thread #69858   Message #1188925
Posted By: Rabbi-Sol
19-May-04 - 06:49 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Add: Palestine, My Palestine
Subject: RE: Lyrics: Palestine, My Palestine
Apparently, our friend Q can not see through the propaganda and sees only one side of the picture. The important thing is that the killing must stop. That is something I think we can all agree with. Just because I happen to be Jewish does not mean that I agree with everything Israel does. However, flying air planes into buildings, or setting off bombs in residential areas, whether it is in the USA, Spain, Israel, or any Arab country is just plain wrong. Whether you believe in the Torah, the Koran, the Gospel, or no religion at all, murder of innocent civilians can not be condoned. Perhaps if each side learned to sing the folk songs of the other, some semblance of common understanding can be achieved. When the USA & Russia started to become partners in the space program, the Russian cosmonauts spoke English and the American astronauts spoke Russian. When they were put together in a space station for long periods of time, where each had to depend on the other for basic survival, it was no longer us and them. It was we.   SOL ZELLER