Civil disobedience or rebellion?

Thursday, April 28, 2005 | 
Nationalist Israeli parliamentarian Arieh Eldad has set off a storm after calling for mass civil disobedience against the Gaza pullout. Eldad urged tens of thousands of people to confront what he called the "machine of destruction" that will evacuate settlers from their homes this summer. It was one of the most explicit calls yet by an elected politician for Israelis to break the law. Dovish parliamentarians demanded that Eldad be put on trial for incitement to rebellion.

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