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Richard J. Samuels

An ancient tool for holding passions captive

Protesters in Israel last month used a cutout photo of Gilad Shalit in calling for the release of the soldier captured by Palestinian militants in 2006. Protesters in Israel last month used a cutout photo of Gilad Shalit in calling for the release of the soldier captured by Palestinian militants in 2006. (Ronen Zvulun/ Reuters)
By Richard J. Samuels
July 28, 2010

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In the mix of terror and mobilization, whole nations can be held under emotional siege by kidnappers. (Full article: 779 words)

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