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By Natan Sharansky

Who's greater ready to confront demanding situations and guard ideas in a unstable sleek global? people with powerful nationwide, non secular, ethnic, or tribal identities who settle for democracy, or democrats who resign identification as one of those divisive prejudice?

Natan Sharansky, construction on his own adventure as a dissident, argues that worthless cosmopolitanism, even in democracies, is risky. greater to have opposed identities framed by way of democracy than democrats detached to identity.

In a full of life insightful problem to the left and correct alike, Natan Sharansky, as he has proved time and again, is on the innovative of the problems that body our time.

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Info n'en est bien sûr aucunement responsable. 30. Ëltsabeth Schemla, Proche-OrienUnfo, éditorial du 25 février 2004. 31. html. LOBBY JUIF OU RtSEAUX PRO- ISRAÜ IENS ? : utilisation lui était déniée sous peine de faire de la publicité aux thèses fascistes. Schemla, qui se vit distribuée dans le rôle peu enviable de « l'arroseur arrosé », monta à son tour au créneau en affirmant qu'on ne l'avait pas comprise : « Souligner en tant qu 'analyste qu'on voit naître un lobby, ne signifie nullement y adhérer», s'empressa-t-elle de déclarer 32 .

En tout cas, il n'est pas rare qu'il donne lieu à un engagement public. Dans la situation actuelle, le sionisme a même tendance à chercher à s'exprimer par tous les moyens. Exit le « lobby juif», les fantasmes et les contre-fantasmes qui lui sont liés ... Le sionisme est une disposition psychologique et catégorie politique que l'on peut étudier et critiquer, tandis que « les juifs» sont une fraction de la population qu'il est erroné et dangereux de fustiger. Existe-t-il alors un lobby sioniste?

Nicolas Sarkozy avait trouvé le propos « judicieux sans le commenter sur le fond, laissant entendre qu'il" confortait sa proximité avec la culture judéo-chrétienne" », écrivit Tribune juive 14 . 13 . Charles Jaigu, « 5arkozy jouit de la confiance de l'État hébreu », Le Figaro, 24 juin 2008. 14. « Ami des Juifs et des Arabes: le défi réussi de Sarkozy», Tribune juive, n042, novembre 2008. LA VALEUR-REFUGE DE LA COMMUNAurt c:=u Il serait néanmoins faux de croire que c'est uniquement en raison de son attachement à son grand-père et en vertu de considérations affectives et historiques que Nicolas Sarkozy se soit rapproché de la communauté juive française.

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