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  1. meerkat

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    Looks like I just got another post pulled. I'll try again.

    The gist of my argument was that Islamic fundamentalists are no different to ultra-orthodox Jews in their effect on the political climate in the middle east.

    Both these groups are in the same camp.

    Until governments rid themselves of 'clerics' of any persuasion there is no solution.

    If Israel were a secular state it would be an absolute powerhouse. If the Palestinians could rid themselves of their mad mullahs, they'd have a chance of joining the consumer society, education, free-thinking, a growing economy could all be theirs.

    I hate all religions with a passion.

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