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Old 17th February 2019, 05:03 PM   #25
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Originally Posted by dann View Post
"Civil rights movement"??!
Originally Posted by Information Analyst View Post
Err... that's not what Zionism is.
I wouldn't call it that, but I'm not surprised that a hardcore Zionist would see it that way. I bet white nationalists also think of white nationalism as a civil rights movement for white people. I agree that it's silly, but fervent believers in these ideologies probably think that way. It makes it easier to be righteously indignant in the face of criticism.

On the other side though, you have people who say they want "a communist paradise on earth". I trust that I don't have to explain how insane that is. Communism is an Orwellian dystopia. Stalin, Mao, Pol Pot, the Kim dynasty all show what communism really is in practice.
A fool thinks himself to be wise, but a wise man knows himself to be a fool.
William Shakespeare
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