A couple members of this amorphic group had apparently sprayed idiotic graffiti on a mosque. The damage was devastating, and only by sheer luck were no Palestinians killed. [I hope the sarcasm is clear.]
Price Tag is a retarded kid compared to the Jewish Underground, which during the 1980s attempted to blow up the Dome of the Rock. But in those pre-post-Zionist days, no one referred to the members of this organization as terrorists. And, when finally caught, they were not tried as terrorists. Israel defines terrorism as intent, planning and execution of violent act against the State of Israel. The Jewish Underground, violent and criminal as it was, was not perceived as acting against Israel. They were instead viewed as a horribly misguided group of religious fanatics.
But things began to change in 2011, when then-Knesset Speaker Reuven Rivlin referred to the Price Tag vandalism as “Jewish terrorism.” The reason, he explained, was that, being messianic-oriented, such acts, if left unchecked, would destroy Zionism. To the best of my knowledge, this was the first time a senior politician had...
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