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Submitted by Ron Rotem (Israel), Jul 24, 2007 at 12:54

You do a good job of hitting the nail on the head. No preperation for democracy for over 1500 years leaves them hardly ready to jump in and accept all of its vertures. The palestinians are closer to democracy than the iraqi is and it will take them another decade to realize that it is not the way to spoils.

Love your work on the Koran.

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